GETTING TO THE AIRPORT, SOLOMON’S STYLE (18-September-2012)

Leaving the fishing resort for my next island-hopping flight, the lagoon had one parting surprise. Reclining on my backpack, in the lee of bow and tropical downpour, I spooled out a rubbery squid lure on tough monofilament.  The handline jagged and my yellow raincoated driver cut the motor. Local customs revealed: landing fish has priority […]