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... fact that every evening in Tobago is akin to a 'warm summer evening', combined with the fact that the Caribbean sea is approximately 73% rum, I feel that I have had quite enough. Where some countries have a 'wet' or 'rainy' season, I believe that Tobago has a 'rum' season. This season lasts for 6 months, only to be followed by 'double rum and coke' season.
The effects of all this rum are beginning to concern me slightly: ...
... something more boring than eight weeks of CIDR
- Demonstrate understanding of the fact that you're eventually going to have to write some kind of report on this elective and that perhaps you should maybe actually do something
- Demonstrate understanding of the feeling of terror that accompanies being asked to do a procedure for the first time in 6 weeks of elective
It's been a while since I last updated this blog.
I'd like to report that the delay was due to a pelican stealing my laptop, followed by a dramatic high-speed chase across various active volcanoes, resulting in unexpected victory and the realisation that pelican meat is delicious cooked with lime.
Unfortunately, however, this brief interlude in blogging is simply because my busy schedule of doing absolutely nothing does not read well as an entertaining ...
... ability to get sunburned despite applying 17 layers of factor 50+
- Demonstrate ability to reply to the Medical School with a friendly message to maintain the illusion that they care about your travels and that you care about their attendance rules
- Demonstrate knowledge and understanding that students in other medical schools exist during your elective and that no matter where they are from, they are obviously inferior, despite knowing a lot more medicine
This task ended up being more difficult than I thought: these beasties are almost as in-your-face-annoying and omnipresent as Student Union Election campaigns. Unable to find an adequate fly-swatter, I decided to run around the flat wielding 'Medicine for Medical Students' as my sidearm. I hope the bugs didn't notice the errors. That'd be embarrassing.
Fresh from this massacre, we decided to go on a road trip to the north of the island. To call it ...