Easter Monday in Guyana is like no other

Dear Editor,

The euphoria -the feeling of happiness, camaraderie and sheer goodwill that we experience on Easter Monday is like no other and transcends all barriers and borders.

It was good to see the coming together of families, friends, neighbours and even strangers in a mingling of space on the ground and in the air.

The sharing and partaking of food, drinks, a good gaff or helping to get kites raised or repaired or untangled are experiences and lessons we can transport to our everyday life.

At the end of the day, tired and weary as we trudge our way home the good feeling of joy, fulfillment and contentment is with us and we cannot help but wonder why can’t this feeling last?

Yes Easter Monday in Guyana is like no other and we would not trade it for anything.

Yours faithfully,

Shamshun Mohamed  

More in Letters


About these comments

The comments section is intended to provide a forum for reasoned and reasonable debate on the newspaper's content and is an extension of the newspaper and what it has become well known for over its history: accuracy, balance and fairness. We reserve the right to edit or delete comments which contain attacks on other users, slander, coarse language and profanity, and gratuitous and incendiary references to race and ethnicity.

Get the day's headlines from SN in your inbox every morning:

Most Read This Week

  1. Boy critical, siblings hurt in crash

  2. No renegotiating illegal parking meter contract

  3. Man charged with stealing $700,000 from Republic Bank customer’s account

  4. Shot pandit recovering

  5. Husband held after fatal stabbing of Amelia’s Ward mother

  6. Stephen Vieira released

  7. Corentyne man gets 18 years for peacemaker’s murder

  8. GBTI to recover funds lost in alleged fraud -Board Chairman

  9. Karen Williams

    Links between Roger Khan, Leslie Ramsammy were strong – US Charge d’ Affaires in cable

Recommended For You