oops.... I mean the King of Fruits...Durian

Lorry loads of durians lining the street all the way from Town to Merang...

Last night they were "yelling" just outside my place ..

as usual, we went down to buy some...

and then I thought ...

hey, won't it be nice for you guys to know a little of our Night Market (Pasar Malam) here in Merang....

.................

Sunday is the day we all look forward to .....

you know, over here, it's not unusual for us to lose track on which day of the week we are at ....

but when the night market appears, we know 

Y e s ,   I t ' s   S U N D A Y ! 

 

a simple night market like this....

cheers and brightens up the whole kampong !

girls dressed to kill, strolling up and down in cliques, giggling coyly

"stylo" boys with well oiled hair and comb in hand...

hanging around their bike with roving eyes...

it's Boys meet Girls happening place !! ha ha .... 

for us, it's time for grocery and

to enjoy some local food for dinner ! 

......

 

 

the king of fruits.....

 

 

 

the friendly durian seller and his home grown durians ! 

 

choosing the best for us ! 

 

it's preparation time....the crowds' not here yet ! 

 

 

where we sometimes buy our fruits and petai ! 

the fruits in season now.....durians, mangosteen, longans, rambutans and dukung !

 

 

our regular store  

1 packet of nasi minyak each with beef cubes or chicken curry and quarter slice of salted eggs

 

 

for friends who visit, this chicken rice stall is a safer bet for the stomach ! 

 

macik provides our regular supply of 

sugar, onion, garlic, ginger, lime, cucumber, carrot and vegetables for the whole week ! 

 

guess what's she doing....yeah....shoo the fly of 'coz !

 

1 drumstick each to add to our rice... from this honest young man 

who once ran after me to return my change of RM2...! 

 

 

the local satay man !

 

1 " Half moon cake " (pancake with peanut fillings) 

for breakfast the next day !

 

more rice and drinks...

 

 

and local kuehs !! 

 

the accessories....

 

for the ladies....

 

Kid's world ! 

 

 

 

 

recycled shoes too...

 

yet another durian lineup ...! 

 

wonderful age of no restraint....... 

 

the day after.....

without fail, Pak will here early in the morning to diligently clean up the whole place 

 

 

 

 

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