The attacks on the plants appear futile and the plants are victorious even in defeat:
"We tried burning them with white phosphorous -- it didn't work. We tried burning them with diesel -- it didn't work. The plants are so full of water right now ... that we simply couldn't burn them," he said.
Rolling fields of opium poppies, forests of marijuana . . . do the rivers flow with beer?
Friday, October 13, 2006
Posted by basil on Friday, October 13, 2006