The Image of War ; or, Service on the Chin Hills.
a pig while the sharp bamboo skewer he wears in his hair and deliberately introduces it into the animal's
chest, feeling his way, as it were, as he penetrates deeper. Having gone far enough, he proceeds to work the skewer about till he pierces the heart. In the
CHINS IN MONSOON COSTUME.
HEAD-QUARTER CAMP AT FALAM (TASHON).
:ho writh his death-screams. As the skewer does its work, the noise becomes fainter and yet more faint, and at last, after a quarter of an hour s suffering, piggy bids a long farewell to the little joys his kind can know in this world. The great object of the Chin is not to lose a drop of the
was as follows, a third takes
The struggling, squealing animal is held down by two men,The struggling, squealing animal is held down by two men,