Focal Point: Concrete existence

There are no shortage of songs, poems and stories about the solitude and independence of a truck driver’s life on the road.

Here in the UAE the sight of a trucker preparing a meal from the small compartment under the trailer, as seen in this image by staff photographer Mona Al-Marzooqi, is the most iconic image of life on the road.

* Brian Kerrigan, photo editor

Published: December 30, 2014 04:00 AM