Jim Elliott and Joan Ann
Canadians temporarily resident in the American South usually look on their surroundings, and neighbours, with great affection and recognize many similarities. They cannot however, avoid being struck by many marked differences.
Recent reports on the trial in Guatemala City of octogenarian ex-dictator, General Efrain Rios Montt, evoked memories of my posting there which began just as Rios Montt seized power in 1982. My posting lasted only two years, which was about six months longer than the general managed to stay in office.