The word of the week is a compilation of Trinidadian sayings -phrases and words- used on the island.
- Light Candle (phr): Perform an OBEAH ritual involving the lighting of a candle, in order to do harm to someone = put light.
- If I cannot get justice from the law of this land, I will even light candle.
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Source: Dictionary of the English/Creole of Trinidad & Tobago by Lise Winer