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Ervivi said…
:D ahh souvenire souvenire....
Anonymous said…
They are not doing it right. You're supposed to hang the larger sheets on the outermost string so that passerbys or neighbours don't look at your clothes or intimates!

tsk tsk
Selfmaderadio said…
They are doing it right. If you put the larger sheets on the outermost string, the intimates and daily use clothes behind will never dry ;)
akvllnaja said…
Anonymous must have left Albania before the end of the underwear crisis...:)
Andrea said…
Ca jane ato rroba ashtu si gjethe fiku.
Akoma me uje kanali i lajne!!
Fshatarsi e gjalle.
jameswilliams said…

I think this is a living style of two other families.


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