Lc Islander-approved Travel Jacket
Impressions in Faraway Lands.
“The elders are already discussing you,” Carlos says.
Carlos, by the way, catches lobster and lionfish with his bare hands and swears by the libido-enhancing power of iguana meat.
“There was a meeting,” he reveals.
“A meeting?” I ask.
“You will be summoned at some point. They wondered why a well-travelled man from the mainland lands in a field and has no suitcase.”
He’s referring to the unexpected encounter our Trislander incurred with a bolt of lightning. Thankfully, those planes are adept at unpreparedness.
“My stay is provisional,” I say.
“Yes. They know,” he replies.
“They said well-traveled?”
“Yes,” he quips, looking back at me in the rearview. “You do have that look.”
The Islander-Approved Travel Jacket (No. 5361). Based on our popular Victoria Falls Jacket but in an attitude-changing mini-stripe. 97% cotton, 3% spandex. Garment washed for softness. Half-lined in olive-colored mesh. Spread collar, throat latch with button, long sleeves that can be pushed up. Waist-shaping darts, back yoke with scalloped flap, two inverted pleats at back body. For things like paper maps (yes, paper maps), passports, phones, and currencies (Florin, Pesos, Euros, etc.), there are two patch pockets at chest and hip with flap and button closure. One interior besom pocket at right chest with zip closure. Imported.