When the milk was finished, then the bald inner nut was cracked open by pounding it on the pavement or hurling it across the path. When the big males had completed what they wanted of the meat inside, then the females and young ones would snatch smaller pieces to eat. Some people brought bananas when they visited the sacred precincts and the macaques got their share of those as well. These monkeys have droll, rather worried looking faces with drooping mustaches and deep-set eyes. They are a dull brownish color and about as big as a gibbon orsiamangI.
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