163 years later and our pale-faced cousins from the north are still sorry. At least according to this apology letter we recently received from America for Juan Santamaria Day.

P.S. Enjoy the double-pay though

The heart-felt apology being an apparent response to the unforgivable actions of William Walker, who nearly conquered Costa Rica back in 1856, until his plans were foiled by a torch-chucking drummer boy named Juan.