I date my friendship with J from the moment I pointed out this sign, pinned to the wall of the bank in Bhutan's national capital, Thimphu:1
Some things, you simply have to share, after all.
And in a country decorated extensively by renderings, in paint and wood, of male genitalia… well, there's simply no way to ignore the phrase's many meanings.
- Please forgive the poor quality of the photo. I was laughing too hard to keep my hands steady and had the flash turned off in an attempt to be discreet. [↩]