(San Francisco Chronicle) From the harbor on St. Thomas, the boat skims eastward across the crystalline Caribbean, takes a turn and there it is: the palm-fringed paradise that was the private redoubt of Jeffrey Epstein.
An American flag on a towering pole flutters in the breeze. A blue-and-white building that resembles a temple sits atop one of the hills. The pool and cabanas are visible in the distance. There's no traffic on the winding dirt roads, no people on the dock or the beach.
It's quiet now on the island of Little St. James. Epstein dubbed it Little St. Jeff's. Locals have other names for it: Pedophile Island and Orgy Island.
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