First, please bear with me as I set the tone with a bit of personal history about times gone by.
On Thursday, June 21 summer solstice occurred to the jubilation of many North American dwellers. The advent of summer is the trigger for many people to start organising their summer holidays. However, before heading out on that well-deserved vacation one always has to remember to create an out of office auto-reply.
For the first time, the women of Saudi Arabia have been granted the right to drive. Westerners are applauding this great leap/cruise forward as a win for women’s rights. However, dig deeper, and the truth becomes evident.
You know you are a true Trini if, among a long list of other things…. You’ve called someone (or been called) chunkalunks, thick thing, family (even if she’s not remotely related to you!) doo-do, dahlin’, reds, breds, horse or partner.
Have you ever contemplated separating from or divorcing your spouse? If you have, you are presumably not alone. If you haven’t the odds are you will think about separation and divorce at some point during your relationship.