From our regular correspondents:
Hell and Back...
The hijacking actually
had all the makings of a patriotic Hindi film, though there might be some
problems fitting in the song-and-dance numbers.
View from the
Montooth was a
crack shot with rubber bands and paper pellets, which he reinforced with
(Trinidad & Tobago)
Sex is considered
to be an implicit part of the job for Filipino housemaids.
Tell us what you think
How could she, she asks herself,
live in such a cold place?
She has always been such a warm-blooded
creature, a woman accustomed to heat beating down on her. How could she,
of all people, bear to walk with her feet covered?
“Charley, do you know what a doctor
is? A glorified janitor.
I won't live with a janitor."
The Waters of April
It's only gradually you notice
there are three or four different voices of frogs singing: the low rolling
croaks coming off the surface
of the water; the warbling mid-tone
melodies that seem to
fly across the pond diagonally, sometimes
hovering over the middle of the water; and then up in the trees the real
the racket—tree frogs.
Transformation of Sleepy Hollow
Protests against apartheid have now
demonstrations against unemployment.
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