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... to see if we wanted to go fly a kite with him. Of course we said yes. We headed out again around 15:00. As soon as we got to the straight portion of the East Coast Highway I was completely shocked at how many kites were in the sky. There were hundreds, if not thousands, of kites in the air. It was absolutely amazing!
We parked near the Guyana Defense Force field. We walked into the field with Fabien's cocker spaniel, Simba, in ...
... it to the colors table. When we got there, we donated the boxes we had purchased. At the same time we were both getting pelted with colors by those we knew and by strangers.
A large tent had been set up. We found some seats near the front. The program began with a group performing a spring themed dance. As they spun their white and gold dresses billowed at the bottom. It was a beautiful sight.
The following group ...
... a cell phone. Several others were standing around. Amazingly I did not see anyone that appeared to be injured. I did not see any police on the scene.
It is not surprising a mini-bus was involved in the wreck. The mini-bus drivers operate as though they are actually slalom skiers on a very tight course. They whip in and out of lanes and around cars just like the slalom gates. That is no doubt why the mini-buses are off limits to us.
Sleep was a little interrupted... Whilst netting was supplied the mosquitos were very persistent & took a liking to my toes & the base of my feet :(It was also very hot & humid; a few tropical storms could be heard outside during the night. It got so uncomfortable that I had to have a midnight shower to cool off. At 8am we all enjoyed a lovely breakfast prepared for us by the guesthouse owner. A short time later we headed into town for a look around. ...
Last night was the long awaited Embassy domino tournament. One of my maintenance crew members had approached me with the idea a couple of months ago. He told me the last time there was a tournament the Facility Management crew won. He worked with the CLO and the FSNAG to pull the tournament together.
The night was the eve of Mashramani. That is a Guyanese festival celebrating the country's Independence. It comes from an Amerindian word that ...
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