Old Goa: Mrs Suares in Fontainhas - Pratima Mitchell
Mrs Suares is a sprightly 92 year-old Goan lady of education and culture. She was a schoolteacher, like her late husband. He won many awards for his teaching of Portugese and I wish I had asked her to recite me some verses from the Portugese Shakespeare, Camoes, who came to Goa in 1553. RED rose [...]