this little guy. Cuban Tody (Todus multicolor), a permanent resident of portions of Cuba and islands just off the Cuban in coast dry lowlands, evergreen forests, coastal vegetation, and near streams and rivers.
'Smile and smile and be a villain.' ~ Hamlet (crocodile) - I do hate to apply the word villain to any animal since they are only doing what they must to survive, but the quote was just too apt in this case.
King of Cuba by Cristina Garcia - "This fascinating novel focuses on two aging Cubans—El Comandante, based on Fidel Castro, who became the country’s dictator, and Goyo Herrera, who ended up living in Florida and yearns to assassinate the other man or at least outlive him. This fast-paced book is both funny, with insights into old age, and sad, with anecdotes from residents about the harshness of life in Cuba."