|"This is where they made the fire using any fuel they had available,|
like wood chips, or dried cones from evergreen trees."
|"Then they needed to encourage the fire, preferably using a small bellows."|
|"However, if they didn't have a small bellows, something like this was always handy."|
|Tea for the guests on the Viking Surkov, from a modern samovar.|
"Cпасибо, (sounds like 'spa-see-bah') thank you."
© Photos by Richard Schear
Memories of our Russian holiday, posted for
the meme hosted by Arija, Gattina, Lady Fi, Sylvia and Sandy
in memory of the late Klaus Peter, originator of My World Tuesday.