Children of Papua 9

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It was still early in the morning, the water of the Fly River must be cold, and these kids were feeling a bit camera-shy.

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But an older kid, seeing a photo opportunity, did a wacky pose (don’t worry, he came out of the water just fine).

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That ‘broke the ice’ and the next photo looked a lot more fun.