India Uncut - The Tsunami Posts
At the end of December 2004 and the beginning of January 2005, I travelled through the tsunami-affected areas of Tamil Nadu, India. These are the posts from just before, during and after my trip that I wrote for my blog, India Uncut.
Sunday, January 02, 2005
Despatches 15: A world of stopped watches
As time passes, clocks that have stopped working tell a story of their own. At Puddupettai, it’s 8.40 am. At Chinnavaikal, it’s 9.05. At Pandagasalai, it’s 9.26. Village by village, all along the coast, time stopped.