Tuesday, December 19, 2006
Davui (triton) and crown of thorns starfish
The predator of the crown of thorns starfish that does so much damage to coral reefs is the Fijian davui - or triton.
When we look at this as a metaphor, the 'clean up' davui is destroying the crown of thorns starfish to bring health back to the reef - or
the davui should be getting rid of those who are currently creating havoc in Fijian society over the past two weeks.
Two points of view...