In 1972, Jigme Singye Wangchuck ascended the throne at age 16.He emphasized modern education, decentralization of governance, the development of hydroelectricity and tourism and improvements in rural developments. He was perhaps best known internationally for his overarching development philosophy of "gross national happiness." It recognizes that there are many dimensions to development and that economic goals alone are not sufficient.
It is I, Cap'n Diabloito of the schooner Happy Return. Avast ye Buckos, we have readied our main and gaff-rigged the lower mast! Cap'n Thatch (Blackbeard) and I have charted our course around La Isla de Cuba and crimped our quiffy crew. Per chance we shall happen upon Cap'n Jack Sparrow as we embark on our Caribbean Adventure.