Daily Archives: December 25, 2011

Graduation – a story by Ron Persaud

Graduation

 A Short story by Ron Persaud …  (see bio at end)

 The tension became almost unbearable as Graduation Day arrived and no results had been posted on the bulletin board. All sorts of rumors were going around, even that the ceremony would be postponed. That would have been a big disappointment in many ways; not the least of which was that all the students were going to be gone by next afternoon. (Some Trinidadians were planning to leave immediately after the ceremony). Every student was wilted and weak with nervous anticipation of the worst; but promptly at five o’clock the band and choir from the Mausica Teachers’ Training College led the assembly of Dignitaries, Clergy, Faculty, Students and Invited Guests in a roof raising rendition of the Trinidad National Anthem. Continue reading

Merrymen – Caribbean Christmas Party – videos

We wish everyone a Merry Christmas and a Happy Healthy and Successful 2012

Enjoy these three Christmas Videos by the Merrymen of Barbados.

Merrymen – Christmas Feeling

Merrymen – Mary’s Boy Child

Merrymen – Drink a Rum

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