27th June 2015:
Whilst stopping for lunch the other day a Mongolian sheep/horse herder came over the brow of the hill and came over to join us. We offered him lunch from our picnic supplies which he seemed to enjoy very much. We also gave him a bottle of water plus a small Koala bear. Whilst we could only converse in sign language it was a very pleasurable interlude to our day. In return he beckoned us to sit on his horse which we all did and he posed for photos.
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