David’s Insight on “Palette of Fortune"
Visiting Thailand during the Lunar New Year Celebrations brings many sleepless nights filled with the sounds of fireworks, loud music, fire, and red displays to scare away the human eating beast, Nian. Legend has it that these things keep the beast away. The color gold symbolizes good luck and is worn during the New Year to bring good fortune. This lovely young woman was captured on a back street in Chiang Mai against this naturally stressed wall.