Little pagnes dictionary for the future traveler in Africa.
The eye of my rival is a form of lexicon, dictionary of African loincloths, more particularly of West Africa. Pagnes are fabrics with colored patterns. Each pattern of a loincloth has a name and a message to his entourage. “The eye of my rival” is one of those names of loincloths with which the woman sends a message to her rival: “You will have a lot to do with me”.