Daily Photo(s): Friendly Faces

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I thought I would only have a week’s worth of daily photos, but when I went through to pick them out, there were a lot that I still wanted to share. So I’ll split them between here and my facebook page.

Have I mentioned that everyone was beautiful in Turkey? I really wanted to stop every person I saw and ask if I could take their picture. But I am shy, so I did not. But I did get up the nerve to ask two men with whom we had spent some time.

He owned the restaurant behind him in this picture, as well as a mens’ clothing store. He made us Turkish coffee over an open flame in his wood  burning oven, and he also tried to sell Jeff a speedo.

This gentleman owns the jewelry store behind him, and makes many pieces himself. He made Amelia orange juice and offered me tea when I asked him for help finding an adaptor for my computer. We sat and chatted for a while, and when I tried to pay for our drinks, he said “No, no, this is from me. When you return with your husband, then I will let him pay.”

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5 Responses to Daily Photo(s): Friendly Faces

  1. greatdanasworkshop February 26, 2012 at 5:46 am #

    Did Jeff buy the speedo?

    • Ariana February 26, 2012 at 3:08 pm #

      Ha! Nope, but he does realize that he cannot be an honorary European until he does!

  2. Jenny February 26, 2012 at 8:17 am #

    These are beautiful portraits. I love reading about your holiday in Turkey.

    • Ariana February 26, 2012 at 3:09 pm #

      Hi Jenny– thank you so much!!


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