People pay homage to the "king of fruits" - the durian (genus = durio, family = malvaceae), by making sculptures of them, and taking pictures with them.
British naturalist Alfred Russel Wallace wrote :"to eat durians is a new sensation worth a voyage to the East to experience".
Foodie Anthony Bourdain said : "your breath will smell as if you'd been french kissing your dead grandmother"
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axiotea (21651) 2010-10-18 8:04
I was wondering about that giant durian but after reading your note, I realize it is a sculpture! A nice one! I like to see that smiling kid sitting on top of it!
I made a ws, hoping you don't mind, just to increase the contrast.
"french kissing your dead grandmother" yuk :)
- Copyright: sam sun (samson) (1836)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2010-05-22
- Categories: Food
- Camera: Nikon D5000, Nikkor AF-S DX 18-55mm VR, Marumi 1B, 52mm
- Exposure: f/5.6, 1/200 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version, Workshop
- Date Submitted: 2010-08-16 20:28