Camping

M.
M.
Jan 17 · 6 min read

Standing under a cold shower, opening my eyes shortly. The drops forming a kaleidoscopic-effect through the breezing air.

Thermodynamics.

Thermodynamics, M.© 2020

Capture the Flag

A miniature-football-field,

children playing.

Sailor Pep climbed into the top of the mast.

Top of the Mast, children playing soccer, M.© 2020

Flip-flop

Using flip-flops to enter the lake.

Those stones, they really hurt you know!

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And the best is, you can use those flip-flops as paddles.

Flip-flops, walking on stones, Meurope© 2020

Frogger

Atari.

Skating as hawks going through pipes,

loops and holes.

Tony.

Frogger | Skateboarding, M.© 2020

Campers

I hate Campers.

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Always waiting around the corner,

shooting you down.

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The moment they see you appear.

Online.

Camper around the corner, M.© 2020

River

There is this other campsite.

This one is not next to a lake, but next to a river.

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Stretching all the way from Pilatus to the Netherlands.

That’s what the old shipper told me.

The river, from Pilatus to the Netherlands, Meurope© 2020

Camping People

A family with three dogs.

A mother with her son.

Camping People, M.© 2020

Pipowagen

Hee look! Up there!

It’s the owner of the huge caravan.

Well, it’s more a wagon.

A blue wagon with a shiny-metal-chimney and a rounded roof.

Eiffel 65.

Driving as crazy,

a led-display in the back-window of his car.

SMART in moving red letters.

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A fat-bald-middle-aged-clown opened the door and entered his wagon quickly.

Pipowagen, Eiffel 65, Smart-Clown, M.© 2020

Fireman

In front of the blue wagon, a camper.

A guy dressed as a fireman doing exercises with his German shepherd.

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Sit!

Lie down!

Roll!

The dog responded perfectly.

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The fireman went inside the camper and came out again.

This time in normal clothes.

He sat in a chair.

.

Click,

handle up.

Click,

handle down.

Relaxing.

Fireman training his dog, Meurope© 2020

De Waard

Far in the end of the campsite.

A De Waard Tent.

Sort of army-kind-of-tent.

Thick, brown,

robust.

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A young Dutch couple in a small Igloo.

Next to the open fire two Hippies.

De Waard Tent, Iglo, M.© 2020

Italians

An Italian family arrived in a camper.

Two people with the mother of the mother, or the mother of the father.

Doesn’t matter.

The old grandmother did everything anyway.

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Their camper was placed on an uneven part of the terrain.

An ingenious trick of placing a triangular-shaped-piece-of black-plastic under the front tire helped balancing the camper into a stable position.

Camper perpendicular, M.© 2020

Het Rondje

I started walking and arrived in the front-right-side-corner of the campsite.

A circular pathway.

Het Rondje we say in Dutch.

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There were no people in this rondje.

All that I could find were empty shelf’s,

or should I say empty shelves.

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A garden filled with flags of all countries & a Television-Set + Fridge.

Waf! Waf!

…Damn,

that dog almost scared me to death.

Het Rondje, more info: [Library] & [H: A Question of Style] M.© 2020

Hippie Van

Our front-neighbors.

They had this VW-Van-with-moving-roof-tent.

Friends…,

Or parents with children?

I don’t remember clearly.

Stone Grid

A BMW,

what the F# is this guy doing?

The garden in front of his extra-large-sized-caravan-with-double-wheel-span was marked by a grid of stone tiles.

In front of the extra-large-sized-caravan-with-double-wheel-span a small Igloo tent.

The ones that says on the package: Max. 2 Persons + made in China.

Around a Stone Grid, M.© 2020

So anyway this guy, 30+ was all the time looking under his F# Caravan.

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The next day,

he pulled the caravan away.

Long Foot

I marched further.

This time towards the fireplace.

On my way there I bounced into the mother of the son,

our back-neighbor.

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Du bist -von- weit gekommen.

[You came –from- far] she said.

Towards the fireplace, a jump in the pool, M.© 2020

I answered: A long foot.

I added, a long foot-journey.

1.

2.

3. Jump in the small-round-pool

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Exit the pool.

Restaurant

Restaurant, M.© 2020

Two newly-polished-old-timers arrived at the fancy restaurant.

They must be rich!

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Actually the restaurant was two-sided.

A fancy one, and an everyday one,

where you could just order a steak or a fish with salad and fries.

Plastic Suit

I moved along the river.

Straight heavy current,

a highway of water.

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While walking I found a huge piece of plastic in the shape of a suit.

It would be cool to throw this piece of sh…Plastic in the water and see what happens.

Throwing a piece of sh…plastic in the river | Marching away, M.© 2020

Bam! Splash!

Hee what are you doing!!! Do you think that’s normal!

I answered…

I didn’t answer.

I ignored and marched away.

2 Plastic Boxes

There were these rowing boats, and two plastic boxes filled with old books and magazines.

I took the two plastic boxes and emptied them on the table.

There was everything in there,

even Donald.

A-Logical-Construct: Comics, Tabloids, Technology, The life of Bhikkhu, Odyssey by Homer, M.© 2020

After finishing ordering them in A-Logical-Construct I went back to the bench where I found the two plastic boxes.

Juguetes Transformables

Two bricks with a peculiar shape.

Rectangular but on one side jagged, a triangular-cut-out-of-the-rectangle so to speak.

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Placing them vertical: Juguetes Transformables [Transformable Toys]

Also beautiful throwing object, those bricks. It just has the right size and weight to feel the action when you throw one.

Over the fence nearby.

Juguetes Transformables [Transformable Toys], M.© 2020

Flow

…All these people passing by in the water, going with the flow.

I entered also, but stayed at the border of the river, next to the rowing boats.

A place where you could not only feel the stream as a rush in your back, but understand its direction and speed.

[Zoom] Swimming in the river, M.© 2020

Camping [Mechanics of the brain, based on a true story](pt.2) © M. Production [Educating Creativity] Published 11.2019, written 11.2018, story & images by M. Triple-A Society

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