Hmong Woman Smoking Opium Pipe, Thailand, 1971

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It's not everyday you stumble across an old woman from the Hmong hill tribes of northern Thailand smoking an opium pipe. Inhaling and oblivious to me, she was a perfect example of a person and event that is as far from my own culture as one could imagine.

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  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (8 Jan 2015):

    Congrats on making the blog!

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