Groceries on La Isla Bonita
4 months ago
The Belize heat ignites another day in the town of San Pedro. A man steps out of his wooden stilt home and heads towards the main street on a grocery mission. Any reason to get him out of the house is good enough, as he is exhausted from the usual bickering with his wife of twenty-five years, even if that means walking across town with plastic bags full of food under the tropical sun.
The sun slows his walking pace. La siesta could not come soon enough. He arrives at the market out of breath. Ev...