For The Vancouver Courier: Monkeys and Mangoes in Sri Lanka



As I walk under the mango tree at my hotel in Wellawaya, Sri Lanka, I hear a loud rustling. Looking up, I see a long tail.

"That's the naughtiest monkey,” says a passing hotel employee, looking ruefully into the branches. He says the monkey takes the fruits before they're ripe, eating just a bite or two before throwing the hard green lumps on the ground in disgust. "We never get to eat the mangoes.”

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