Twelve Jamaican days of Christmas: Five

On the fifth day of Christmas, my Jamaican love sent to me: five goat kids…four coffee buds…three men cutting ten, two fried dumplings, and a chicken patty with curry gravy…

Author: Dennis G Jones (aka 'The Grasshopper')

Retired International Monetary Fund economist. My blog is for organizing my ideas and thoughts about a range of topics. I was born in Jamaica, but spent 30 years being educated, living, and working in the UK. I lived in the USA for two decades, and worked and travelled abroad, extensively, throughout my careers and for pleasure. My views have a wide international perspective. Father of 3 girls. Also, married to an economist. :)