Ringing in the New Year Antigua Style
There was Jell-O shots and sneaking drinks in the dorms like underage coeds.
There was wandering the busy streets of Antigua; flamboyant parades, costumed performers dancing on stilts, mariachi bands, new friends, friendly strangers, busy bars, street food and cheap beer in the plaza.
There was dancing and fireworks –LOTS of fireworks — and cheering and laughing and yelling for joy. There was late night nostalgia then early morning grumbling.
There were resolutions; for the year –to become a better decision maker, to eat more vegetables and to make ’13 even more badass than ’12 …