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Taking care of loose ends. Went for lunch at another friend of Annalia's, Rosanna. Stopped at the post office to mail important papers. Only took 45 minutes to process. Words cannot describe Rosanna's apartment. She is a collector of all sorts knickknacks. In every room. I'm sorry I wasn't able to take photos of the different rooms. The living room had floor to ...
... to the cemetery to visit her parent's grave site. I know this sounds crazy but it was really quite something. I've never seen such elaborate crypts. One interesting site is a memorial to those from Torino who died in concentration camps in WWII. Ashes of those gassed are in a commemorative box. A very moving moment. Also visited the Jewish section of the cemetery where writer Primo Levi is ...
... friend of Annalia's. I am seeing a slice of Italian life in all these visits. A truly grand apartment complete with family heirlooms and beautifully decorated, an apartment that has a family feel to it full of books and original artwork that Ettore and his mother have created, and a house in the country where there are home grown peaches and tomatoes, hazelnuts, almonds and greens served for ...
... world after Egypt, an interest that began with an imitation altar piece. It inspired the king of Italy to send a botanist to Egypt to collect items from its past. Stopped at the Parco del Valentino where there is a beautiful fountain depicting the four seasons and the twelve months. Home for a short rest and dinner al fresco ...
... two husbands tended the grill. Sausages, spiedini, chicken, eggplant and grilled peppers, and something that looked like a hot dog . Had fun with francesco who said call me Frank but spoke very little English. We joked around and everyone was so friendly and understanding of my attempts at speaking italian. What's funny is that there are always some who want to practice their english. Good ...