RELAXING AT THE BEACH
JOHN : How nice it is to breathe the fresh sea air.
RIA : Yes, I also enjoy going to the beach.
There’s a lot of pollution in the city.
JOHN : Come on Ria, take off your shoes, and let’s stroll along
the beach on the glittering white sand.
RIA : I’d love to. The sand feels soft on your feet.
Look at the blue sea with the folding waves (the wave chasing after one another).
RIA : Do you like swimming, John?
JOHN : Yes, very much.
A pity I didn’t bring my bathing trunk.
RIA : Just as well. Here you’re not allowed to swim, because
there’s an undertow.
JOHN : No wonder the children are only playing near the
RIA : The sun is getting hot.
Let’s sit down and enjoy the sea breeze.
JOHN : Okay
Those beautiful coconut trees sure look inviting.
RIA : We shouldn’t sit in the shade of the coconut trees.
Sometimes the coconuts are blown down by the wind.
JOHN : Speaking about coconut, I’m feeling thirsty.
Would you like to have a coconut drink?
RIA : It’s my favorite past time drinking coconut-water and
lounging under an open sky.
JOHN : Look, a fishing boat is coming ashore.
RIA : Let’s buy some fresh fish to take home.
JOHN : Okay. This is what you call “leisure and pleasure at