• Figure 6.9. The boys spent most of the day with their herds in pasture, but when they returned the flocks for milking they could rest and have a cup of tea. It is customary to take a lump of sugar in the mouth and drink the tea through it.

Photo of a herder taking a break

From Tribal Pastoralists in Transition: The Baharvand of Luristan, Iran by Frank Hole and Sekandar Amanolahi-Baharvand

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