Painting of an old time grocery shop, long ago. Mr Peters on Albert Street in Belize City
Grumpy rass.. He never easy at all...we use to just chalk it up to him being miserable... fu real, he mi seem like he always vex up! he was alway sitting on the drums.. I remember him when was going to school Mr Peter no give chance in his shop, I used to be afraid of him...was strict
Paradise plum and black mints, red&Yellow sweet.... Ginger log, Stretch mi guts; pepitos. wangla; tambran sweet; poboron. jeje belize... $0.01 Hard Time biscuit, Tambrand Sweet (Tamarind Candy) and Tomy Sweet. Penny candy" bruk mi jar" and pink hard condy with money in it. He always stayed open. asengers, fudge, tableta.... And if you were lucky you got braata. Hard time cookies, Those paradise sweets were so good, Marie biscuit or ginger snap too, maybe ...5 cents each....wash dat down wit wah ideal. Also Pasteel d little black ones an stretch me guts. They use to give you "brata" from those jars.
Painting by Rachel Heusner
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