61 The Image of War ; or, Service on the Chin Hills.
once made a very beautiful sketch of two fine-looking Chins and handed his| book to the men, imagining that they would admire their own portraits. They looked at it for a while, turning I it round in all! directions, and!
finally, when they "
grasped what it t
meant, one of the (B^y^** - /^fKaS^SSBSBg^^ a a jgr ^ ^ men quietly mois- ^^^^^^a^apHj^Bp^BP^^MH^^J^ /
tened his finger I
with the tip of his ^^H^^HHp^^^^H
tongue and smear- dynamiting fish: lighting the fuse.
ed the sketch out, before the disgusted artist could stop him. Then with a smile
that was child-like and bland he handed back the book and simply said, "Atahlo" which means " bad."
dynamiting fish : the explosion.
The Camera alarms them.
Neither did they like being photographed. When they wrere told what it meant,Neither did they like being photographed. When they wrere told what it meant,