Saturday, May 7, 2011

Gurkhin' Around...

As we know, Queen Elizabeth II has Gurkhas for security. Their fierce warrior tradition is the bare prerequisite for maintaining peace and decorum when the Fixers are aboard.

Here some of them practice for the latest cruise:

Thanks to WorldFrontlineMedia, UK.

Apparently the Gurkhas draw mess duty aboard ship just like I did on my Med cruise. Here they practice their buffet techniques. May God have mercy on the Prime Rib:

Thanks to yourshepway, UK.

Post-cruise, a couple of the surviving Gurkhas speak:

Not a helluva lotta thanks to the Beeb YouTube channel which is not available in this country. Yeesh.

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