” conversations can we possibly have, only to end in never hearing from the person again or our not being interested?
It's truly a generation thing, because while the older ones among us will still do a ballroom twirl, the young and the middle-aged of today's generation have confined themselves to a ritualistic form of gymnastics that rules out any form of the intimate, up-close swaying that once graced the house party, the nightclubs, and the dance floors of yesteryear.
Nevertheless, these dance moves do not constitute dancing in its original form where couples move together to the rhythm of the music.
I once stopped in Linstead on my way out of Kingston travelling to the north coast, and decided to observe for myself what was taking place behind a zinc fence that had advertised a big 'dance'.
Once the flour is milled appropriately for the type of flour desired, it is set aside to mature.
This vital process can take anywhere from weeks to months, depending on multiple conditions, and is crucial to the performance of the flour.