Sunday, May 9, 2010

Camisa Tradicional de Cuba

In the fall of 2000 I first became enthralled by la guayabera, la camisa tradicional de Cuba. I vowed to one day own a guayabera of my own so I could feel like a white person who'd been to Cuba...minus the cigar. This past week my dreams came true when I purchased this mint green guayabera in Cabo. Of course, the sales clerk argued that 'la guayabera es la camisa tradicional de Yucatan!' I let his ignorance slide.

(to any present or future employers: I like my Margaritas with salt, preferably in a cactus stemmed glass.)

1 comment:

  1. la guayabera!!!! I think that was the day I fell in love with your personality, you just kept running around Collins shrieking "la guayabera!!!!"