My neighbor follows the Cuban TV news closely, the US is celebrating Human Rights Day, violating those rights, she says without any explanation. I ask her if she knows how we are celebrating the day here in Cuba. But my neighbor thinks I’m just playing.
To tell you the truth, sometimes I don’t know whether this is all a game, whether I’ll wake up one day and bump my head, seeing things how they should be. Social media is only full of sad news, the word “absurd” isn’t even enough to describe what is happening nowadays.
My neighbor doesn’t believe that there were people here who couldn’t leave their homes on December 10th. I explain it to her, I show her pictures, I tell her what often happens, and she ends up believing me, but makes a comment: yes, but who are these people? They must have done something…