Men take their ease as they do their pleasure in many different ways.
This, the favourite attitude of rest adopted by the Somalis, seems to
have been chosen in imitation of the birds
In some parts of Africa long hair is not a glory to a woman. These
ladies, whose tribe is deemed the aristocracy of British East Africa,
have shaven heads, and pride themselves mightily on the brass that binds
them round neck and arms and legs. The extra wide coils dependent from
her ears distinguish the lady on the right as the wife of a chief