Outside, another bunch of boys were playing soccer, with bare feet. At first, I thought perhaps they were too poor to afford shoes. It turned out they just came out of the mosque, where they had to take their shoes off. Later on, I found them putting their shoes back on, in the classroom. Apparently, they had to put their shoes on for class.
On the wall of the primary school, 5 major religions were listed: Islam, Christian, Catholics, Hindu, and Buddhism. Even though Indonesia is predominantly Islamic, many other major religions are well-represented, and respected.
On the sidewalks of a busy street, a father is sitting with the son. For a change, it is the father who is playing with the phone.
A man was making candy by hand, stretching and folding, stretching and folding, …
Many women vendors were roasting meats.
Many families were out.
At the same time, a young backpacker seemed to be staring forlornly into the distance. Who was he waiting for?
People watching can be fun, and also thought provoking.