PHOTO OF THE DAY: Anything for a coconut

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22 Comments

  1. Anonymous
    August 29, 2013

    :-| :-| :-| :-| :-| :-| :oops:

  2. Sisserou Fan
    December 1, 2011

    Pou yon coco, ou fen you chebay mwen….lol

  3. dominican abroad
    June 23, 2011

    THIS IS A WONDERFULL PICTURE, I AM NOT BEING CRITICAL, BUT I WOULD LIKE TO SUGGEST TO THE POTOGRAPER IN FUTURE PAN OUT A LITTLE BIT ADJUST YOUR LENS FOR MORE BACK GROUND PULL BACK A LITTLE BIT, YET DONT LOSE YOUR FUCUS . AND SHOOT . BUT ANY A WONDERFULL ICTURE.

  4. beauty
    June 15, 2011

    that pic is on facebook with a family picnic by a river

  5. beauty
    June 15, 2011

    that big is by a river sa kay voleh

  6. Anonymous
    June 15, 2011

    that must be a carib so they does climb coconut trees, that pic was taken from a picnic with a family on monday

  7. Indigenous One
    June 15, 2011

    see my cuz nuh….i want one tooo..love the pic….who doesnt…thats allu businesss.

  8. Truth, Love, Peace
    June 15, 2011

    A coconut tree! Beautiful! Be careful that you do not fall. :)

    A man told me that once he visited Dominica. He went with some friends to pick coconuts. He tried to help to catch coconuts. One of the coconuts fell on his foot and broke his ankle. This was the beginning of his vacation at Carnival time. He ended up in the hospital and was later transported to a plane back to overseas where he resided. The manner in which he said it made us laugh. Viewing this coconut tree brings back the memory of what he said.
    I would love to have a fresh coconut with the coconut water. :lol:

  9. observer
    June 15, 2011

    I remember those days when I did that. One time when I reached the top, I say a snake, and I allowed gravity to take me down as quick as possible :lol:

    • observer
      June 15, 2011

      *Not say but ‘saw’

    • Truth, Love, Peace
      June 15, 2011

      @ Observer

      Were you not afraid? Did you not faint?
      When I was a young child, I was out of town in Dominica. I took a short-cut above the house to meet a friend. As I got to the top where there was a length of a pile of stones which supported the road above, I saw a light brown snake slithering through the stones. I do not think it was able to get out. It probably lived there. No doubt there may have been another one. As soon as my eyes fell on the snake I fainted and rolled down a hill and landed on a bed of flowers in front of the house. When I came to I got up and took another path and went to meet my friend.
      She was obviously shocked at this. She asked me what happened to me. I told her what I saw.
      Now that we are adults, during a conversation with her, reminiscing about the good old days in Dominica when we were younger, I mentioned this incident. She said she cannot remember. I will never forget it.
      I hate those things. Even on TV I will not look at them. I cannot stand to see them. They upset me. I often wonder what good are they and for what reason they are in the world. Only God knows. I do think this is one mammal which should be eradicated from the world.
      St. Patrick, a holy man, through his prayers, he eradicated them from Ireland. I wished this were so in every part of the world.
      Every year the Irish Catholics celebrate their Patron Saint, St. Patrick. His Feast Day takes place in March. It is also a celebration which Catholics in specifically Europe, Canada and the U.S., participate in, the Holy Mass, dinners and shows.
      The Irish wear green outfits for those functions. It is stated that at such a time, every one is Irish. All you have do is wear something green on that day and we are asked, “Are you Irish”, of course, jokingly.
      There is also a St. Patrick’s Day Parade which takes place on the Sunday, also in Canada. I thought that I would share this with and the other readers.
      God bless!

      • politbureau
        August 4, 2011

        actually a snake is a reptile not a mammal.

      • blessed
        August 30, 2012

        Dear truth,……., am sorry but i couldnt read to the end of your article. I thought the topic was nice fresh ccoconuts, when did it change to serpents?

    • Chrissy
      July 10, 2012

      Observer…lol…lol…lol..

  10. Charmin
    June 15, 2011

    Boring

    • Justice
      June 15, 2011

      Don’t criticize..if u wanted something better you should have sent urs in!

    • m
      June 15, 2011

      that takes skills that you maybe don’t even have.

    • Truth, Love, Peace
      June 15, 2011

      You have a severe problem. :twisted: :mrgreen: Try doing something good and exciting you will not find it boring.

    • Domcan
      June 15, 2011

      and u dint put up one

    • Truth, Love, Peace
      June 19, 2011

      Charmin:

      You have your head in a hole. Take it out from there. Note the thumbs down that you received; 24 of them. This tells that many people are displeased and also disgusted with your unfair and unjust comment.
      I commend them for doing so. They are fair and just.
      Keep in mind that you are addressing a fellow Dominican, a human being as yourself, even though we possess a different mentality, intellectual, character and personality trait.
      Everyone deserves respect. Everyone should accord others respect, their due rights and dignity and allow them to provide their comments, such as you expect others to do to you. When are you going to learn this?
      People have experience which they would like to share with others and should. I love to hear their stories. Many of us have stories to tell and about their experience. Do you have any? If you have any, especially decent ones, please share them. This makes life interesting and adds to the spice of life.
      Are you are miserable and unhappy person?
      Appreciate others and what they state.
      You are so rude, crude and disrespectful. You are someone to be transformed.
      Charmin, be kind.
      May God bless you with the grace of love, consideration, kindness and respect to especially also those who comment on this Website. This goes for each and everyone who negatively comment on this Website.

      • Ant
        July 26, 2011

        I agree with Charmin. You are very Boring sir.

      • wiser than
        December 2, 2011

        and dat story more boring than de first one. charmin u right. BORING

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