Bal fini, vyélon an sak.
Direct Translation The gala is over, the violin is in its bag (case). In other words, it’s a done deal. Something pleasurable has ended and something extremely bad may be coming. Application Elections are in the air. Joe Blow is running for prime minister. Joe has been known to be a very ruthless man who
Sa ki an fal ou ja sa ou.
Direct Translation What is in your stomach is already yours. In other words, you should not pass up on what you have seen for what you have not seen. Application It was midday Sunday and mama was serving that Sunday lunch. Michael, my older brother who would have been going to a party that afternoon
Tan fè tan. Tan kité tan.
Direct Translation Time creates time, time leaves time. Essentially, things change over time. Application It feels like only yesterday my son passed for Saint Mary’s College. I picked him up and paraded him through the town. I was such a proud father. It’s almost 25 years since he has graduated from college and now married with kids.
Humans of Saint Lucia in new York I am seriously thinking of moving back to Saint Lucia. My friends and family think that this is a bad idea. I am caught in this decision. I think that I will be happier at home. Look out for me in Saint Lucia.