The Ortoire River meets the Atlantic Ocean adjacent to Point Radix on the south-east coast of Trinidad. Point Radix is a headland that separates the two renowned, but badly abused, beaches of Manzanilla and Mayaro, which are of similar length, each said to be approximately 12 miles long.
It appears from their television interviews that the Community Recovery Committee headed by Anthony Watkins is proceeding with the task given to it by the Prime Minister, namely, “to find solutions to address some chronic problems in urban and semi-urban communities”.
Just before his very welcome elevation to the Court of Appeal, Mr Justice Boodoosingh gave a decision on the Public Health Ordinance and the Coronavirus Regulations made under it. The importance of the decision was blurred by claims of who won or lost the case made by politicians interested in the case.
On a sunny afternoon the light blue sky accessorised the navy blue ocean. Later, at sunset, the crests of the waves on the east coast were pink. The sky to the north was also pink. The pink was oddly situated given the sun was, of course, setting in the west; but it was real and not the hallucinatory effect of rum and coconut water.