May the Curse of the Keeling fall upon them. :furious: (This is no insignificant thing, the villain is doomed to a life of misery from now on).
Fortunately the tripod was not in the bag. Thus the loss was financially considerably more minor that it might have been. Lifted while I gazed at a beautiful sunset that will make its appearance here later. It was such a gorgeous sunset that it makes the loss pretty negligible.