A Heavy Load

6 Jan


If your load is heavy, consider carrying butane tanks up flights of stone stairs every day. Because Guanajuato is a configuration of walk streets with little car access, laborers must hand deliver heavy loads to homes and work sites.


We saw a man carrying three water bottles (the giant size for water coolers.) One on each shoulder and one on his head. We marvel at their strength, agility and endurance.


3 Responses to “A Heavy Load”

  1. Nancy Oster January 6, 2015 at 6:07 pm #

    You two make a great blogging team. Think I’ll go carry a cup of tea up the stairs, or maybe some clean laundry. Thanks for the inspiration.

    • Jill January 6, 2015 at 11:06 pm #

      It is all relative, isn’t it?

  2. Jon January 6, 2015 at 1:55 pm #

    Good observation and great photos to go with them! Good to have MedFlies back again!

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