Why I love going to Manori
I love the rows of houses on both sides of the road. I love the narrow lanes. I love the fresh and clean air and the stars in the sky.
I love the light of the moon and the stars reflecting off the small lake and I love the silhouette of trees and bushes on its banks.
I love the night ride to manori and I love how safe I feel when I reach the village.
I love how everybody knows everybody and how they wave at each other or honk to say hi.
I love the beach and I love the calmness.
I love that I get to enjoy the peace and serenity of a village a few kilometres from home, with an acceptance that a city would fall short of.
Nobody cares if I’m married. Nobody cares what I’m drinking or smoking. Nobody cares if I smile. Nobody cares if I care.
You go ahead with your business, and let me go ahead with mine.
This is why I love Manori.