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... jackets on a 100 degree day, back in 2003. The four of us were walking to see the Ponte Vecchio bridge, sweating & absolutely miserable, when two Italian men dressed to the hilt, stopped us & asked if we wanted some cold water & took us to their shop. We were so gullible, I mean, who buys leather jackets in the heat, but they were so nice! The one man kept saying, "Oh Treesha, you look so chic", then he measured me and said, "American women are ...
... my insides.
I wandered for a bit, and after about 20 minutes of checking each restaurant, I couldn't find soup on any menu. What gives? Who doesn't like soup?
Finally, the soup gods listened to my prayers, and delivered a menu with soup!!!
Hm. One problem. It's mussel soup. I'm allergic to mussels.
With my stomach growling, I debated this like my life depended on it. I guess in a way, it did.
I weighed ...
... permesso). To celebrate I had a mela cornetto (like a crossiant) and a hot chocolate (which are like drinking melted chocolate). I then went through all areas of the duomo. It's very stunning up high in the bell tower and the cupola. The next couple of hours I went a little museo crazy- uffizi gallery, galleria dell'academia and palazzo pitti. I crossed ponte Vecchio a few times and went to check out the view up at piazza le michaelangelo. I also got my permesso papers ...
... give him the commission to sculpt David from the 6 ton block of marble that they had acquired. He was 29 when he finished it and it is what he is now renowned for. Goliath did a "no-show"....this is David on his own, naked as is so often the case in Renaissance art, holding a slingshot over his shoulder. Mark said it was incredible and that Michelangelo had intended it as the moment between David deciding to fight Goliath and actually slaying him.....tense and ...
... rip-off handbags. I make a mean scowling face - just ask Emma - they all left me alone. I hope I can keep that up for Rome. From Pisa to Florence we got a history lesson about Italy and Florence, it was very interesting our trip leader is very knowledgeable.
Tomorrow we walk around Florence hopefully will see Michelangelo's David, the leather markets and eat gelato. I'm not feeling the best I think the snow has given me a cold so I'm in bed early ...