October 31st, 2012

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The Tarantula

Those who are arachnophobic, SKIP!

JLR's Old Magazine House at Ganeshgudi has a bank/tier upon which all the buildings stand. This bank is shored up with mud and stones, with many crevices in them. The crevices are inhabited by all manner of denizens....geckos, scorpions, snakes and worms...and the fearsome-looking

TARANTULA

The Tarantulas we saw on our night walk all seemed to be wide awake.

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So...when the spider asks the fly, "Will you walk into my parlour?" ...that parlour is furnished with silk curtains...and it's also curtains for the visitor!

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I love watching these creatures, but would certainly like to maintain a respectful distance from them!