Our last port visit prior to retrograding (pending contingency requirements) was the
I got off the ship and wandered around. Bore witness to the poverty and decay. I’ve seen it before though. This type of poverty doesn’t only exist in foreign countries but also in the States. The way I see it this type of situation is almost certainly rooted in greed.
Human beings hold themselves up to false standards, think they should have more, and then loose track of what is important. Then they loose everything. This might be most pronounced and easy to see with a gambler. Even when they win they have lost.
This post doesn’t want to be written. I’ll stop.