Engrossed in a paperback

June 18, 2009

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Some people squirm all the way into a corner in a crowded space. This lady might still be there for all I know. She was practically embedded into the joinery and was leaning so far away from the adjacent person, could have fallen over.


Eating

May 17, 2009

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It’s surprisingly difficult to draw people while they’re eating (without them knowing). Firstly, it felt like an invasion of privacy, although I’m not sure why that should be. Also, they move around a lot. There’s much furitive glancing about. I can’t comment on the reason but it could be either guilt (I know I shouldn’t eat fatty-bad-for-you food but I am…) or primeval fear (a roaming predator/competitor might snatch this meal away if I drop my guard).


Commuter in a Cage

April 16, 2009

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This man evidently couldn’t wait to get off the train, humming with nervous energy throughout the (short) journey. Don’t think he would have lasted another stop. Practically bolted out the door. Big guy too. Wouldn’t want to be in the way.