She was beautiful and intelligent, a reporter for the New York Times Magazine on assignment in Mexico. He was handsome and dynamic, the beloved Governor of Yucatan. It was Valentine's Day, February 14, 1923.
I have been a teacher, university administrator, and translator in Mexico, Texas, and Massachusetts. I have traveled in Central and South America, Europe, Asia, the United States and Mexico. I grew up in Texas. I have degrees in English, journalism, and education and additional courses in Spanish literature, French, Portuguese, translation studies, and website design. I live in Cancun, Mexico.