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... with a Smile
I would not like to speculate as to what is detailed as 'job requirements' in order to work in any kind of customer service role in Tobago. However, if pushed, I would hazard a guess that "previously lobotomised", "Eeyore-like personality" or "derp" would rank high on said list.
I am not in any way doubting the competencies of any employee on this island - I am simply questioning their attitude. ...
... a bird. However, this is one of seemingly limitless and impressively beige factoids delivered to us during our recent tour of Tobago's rainforest preserve.
On setting out on our journey to the rainforest, I had anticipated some kind of fusion of Indiana Jones and Jurassic Park: that I would venture into uncharted territory, discovering masses of new and ...
... for a small Caribbean island, there seems to be a lot of sand. In my opinion, there is actually too much: it feels like I'm living in a giant hour glass that is forever ticking down to some kind of sand dune apocalypse. 'Mr Sandman' does not bring anyone a dream here, he just brings an experience similar to full-body dandruff. This must be what it is like to live inside Anne Widdecombe's vagina
Despite all the odds, there are a ...
... my apparently 'irrational' fear of open water. One may question the logic in my decision to visit an island surrounded by open water for my elective: but isn't that what the elective is all about: facing your fears? With this attitude in mind, I've booked in to wrestle a giant spider and go parachute jumping with a few dementors next week.
I recently watched a documentary about marine life in the Caribbean. Whilst there are apparently no Great White Sharks, there do seem to ...
... and mud. As we slalomed around the island like a drunk ski instructor, I noted that the 'roads' were about as straight as a John Barrowman/Justin Beieber collaboration, and had almost as many holes as the plot of the Dark Knight Rises.
Our subsequent afternoon on the beach was otherwise uneventful and played host to no events that I have deemed worthy for further pop-culture metaphor.
Learning Outcomes Achieved:
- Demonstrate ability ...