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I’ve made a rash decision: ointment in my fly or a flying in the ointment. Maybe its the recent use of shuttle buses about the country(Lake Atitlan last week)….ah, who cares? its my ass…that said, there is an amazing number of shuttles running hither and thither, packed with shuttle-ees, taking up parking spaces…the town is full of unfamiliar faces, hopefully leaving money behind. A one-man delegation from Copan is arriving in a week, trying to reverse the image that Honduras is off-limits, a tourist no-no and a resort for the minions of Satan(Mel’s Hell?)…anyway, they are dying for tourists to visit($$). At some point they’re (Honduras)gonna have to do something about the narco planes that mysteriously crash(pancake)once a month, with Venezuelan registry, usually on a stretch of deserted highway…the cops come later, stand around for the photo op and wonder…’where’s the blow?’….one would think that the originating source would be running out of Cessnas by now.

Hector’s back! Leah’s birthday is today!…at 8 o’clock last night, the joint was packed….Leah’s on top of the crowd(so to speak)of 18-20 people, serving wine, making coffee, schlepping orders non-stop…in walks the unshaven, bedraggled Hector, just off the plane from NYC and he jumps in…’didn’t miss a beat..

San Pedro, the other side of the Lake? ‘other’ fairly well describes it….

A bit of confusion

A bit of confusion

Alas…poor Klara. Does ‘dazed and confused’ sound familiar?

Dude...where's my car?

Dude...where's my car?

 This seems to capture the atmosphere of San Pedro…park the car(leave it for the weeds)and wander up and down the overgrown paths…I like the place: it was a different planet and no, I did not get the Mayan Head Massage….mayan head?  don’t go there…

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