Thursday, May 2nd, 2002 - Important
Saint Maarten, Netherlands Antilles
Curt and I traipsed through Phillipsburg
in search of sheets and towels. What an adventure that was.
No Targets on Saint Maarten. We actually ended up finding
a store similar to a Costco where we found lots of things
we needed, as well as Rams
your basic type of supermarket.
Sheets were a challenge, and when we finally found some in
a funky little five and dime on a side street, we didn't bother
to read the fabric content. 50% cotton and 50% Polyester didn't
mean much at home, but in the tropics
trust me- you
want nothing but cotton, cotton, COTTON! So while my night's
sleep should've been better than the previous- it was only
a slight improvement. I vowed to find proper sheets the next