Wasted Away: Margaritaville

For the past eight winters, Ruth and Marvin Cohn have escaped the cold of New York for two weeks at the Pelican Bay Resort in St. Martin. But after Hurricane Luis lashed the Caribbean island earlier this month, the Cohns cancelled this season's trip. Now they're mulling a long weekend in New Orleans or a trip to the Carolinas. "I love St. Martin," says Ruth Cohn. "We will go back--but not this year."

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