Thursday, 16 March 2006

How to get really really comfortable, Italian style

This idiotic picture was used on the front page of a travel supplement to illustrate an article on how Italians take their holidays.

4 comments:

Vigdis Finboggadottir said...

Curiously similar to the "How NOT to die on stage" position in Michael Green's seminal THE ART OF COARSE ACTING.

PerfectlyVocal said...

Non calor sed umor est qui nobis incommodat

"it's not the heat, it's the humidity"

Tony said...

Indeed. And it's not just the tortured pose. Trying to look relaxed while stretched precariously on blocks of granite must have made the model feel pretty humid.

kj said...

Yes, having a granite bed is right at the top of all my needs and desires.... much better than a fluffy hotel bed...

Perhaps if she were lying on the edge of the Roman Baths in Bath, England....