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Legacy vs history

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My twelve-year-old niece in hearing them speak about what kind of a legacy President Obama will leave, wanted to know more about this; I tried to explain it to her this way. People in their 20s and beyond still refer to me as the police who liked to dance in Carnival. Even though I personally do not consider that part of my legacy it is part of history, which even though not being...

Peeved

queenieDear Queenie,

My best friend and I have been friends for many years, since before we got married, and we still keep...

Uncertain

Dear Queenie,

In our family we are not afraid to be naked in front of each other or for several of us to use the...

St. Maarten Waste to Energy Plant

Dear Editor,

It has come to my attention that in his bid to win re-election Theo Heyliger has promised to deliver a...

Etty Ket

Dear Queenie,

There’s this couple my wife and I have known for a long time and none of us are all that young...

Class justice

Dear Editor,

I am writing this article with sadness in my heart. I have worked for forty years in the Justice...

Dawning of a new day or prelude to old deadlock?

Dear Editor,

Election Day is rapidly approaching. Many "unpaid advisors" have judiciously advised us - in lengthy...

150 dollars per voter

Dear Editor,

Friday is Election Day in St. Maarten. Expected winner will be the United People's (UP) Party of Theo...

Ex-delinquent

Dear Queenie,

I used to get into a lot of trouble but I finally managed to get myself straightened out.

Now I have...

Mindful moments on mirroring

Dear Editor,

Mindfulness is paying attention nonjudgmentally. Mindfulness promotes morality, kindness, and the...

Just curious

Dear Queenie,

A while ago you published a letter about a Christmas question that obviously was a response to another...

Mentorship programme for the youth on St. Maarten

Dear Editor,

I see the need for mentoring of our young people, call it a "Big Brother/Sister programme" if you like...

Fed up

Dear Queenie,

My mother-in-law is getting to be a real pain in the butt. She has a habit of just dropping by without...

Humility overrides arrogance and plastic intelligence

Dear Editor,

Staying connected to the people is an art and by extension, a bond that is fastened by true love...

Going broke

Dear Queenie,

How many times do you throw a baby shower for the same mother – I mean, for the second or third or...

Interesting changes this election season

Dear Editor,

The election season is proving to demonstrate significant and interesting changes in Sint Maarten's...

Stood up hosts

Dear Queenie,

Very often my husband and I will invite friends to come over for a barbecue or for drinks and music...

Not interested in your employment

Dear Editor,

Lately, the number 22 candidate on the United People's party, Julian Rollocks, has been on a rampage...

Sleeping alone

Dear Queenie,

My boyfriend and I have been going together for about a year and everything is great except for one...

Response to: The Indian & Chinese elephant in the room

Dear Editor,

I came across last Monday's Letter to the Editor in The Daily Herald's website. I found it quite a...

Not just a trophy wife

Dear Queenie,

My husband is a prominent man in the community. I’m much younger than he is and even though I’m...

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Legacy vs history
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Dear Editor, My twelve-year-old niece in hearing them speak about what kind of a legacy President... Read more...
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Peeved
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Dear Queenie, My best friend and I have been friends for many years, since before we got married,... Read more...
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