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... I leave the apartment to go to the grocery store or go out to dinner or drinks. But it doesn't have to be like that! Today I decided to go on a walk around Trastevere just because I wanted to explore. I didn't have a purpose, except my own pleasure. And that is the sweetness of doing nothing. I'm not "killing time" as American culture dubs it, I'm enjoying myself. Nothing could be more important in life.
Much of the time, when I have a purpose, I fulfill it and then ...
It has been a week now since Robert and I crossed over Via Malcontenti on our way to a recommended restaurant in Bologna. I joked, or thought I joked, that not all travel roads in Italy are joyful. It was a balmy, end of summer, evening and the locals and tourists jostled happily together in their passeggiata. The crowds were still active when we began our short stroll home, intent on making a final stop at the gelati bar next to our apartment. Italy is in ...
... ceiling art were still very vibrant. It almost looked Moroccan the way the colours were patterned. The whole places is covered in frescos, so no photos allowed, but my guidebook said they were some of the first types of that kind of art. Having now seen earlier and later works you can tell there was a progression in what and how things were being drawn.
After this, Walked up and down the tiny streets, looked in a few shops ...
... other churches and head straight for St Francis's Basilica. Wow. I mean, wow. I loved this church. There are 3 layers. The tomb where st. Francis is buried, the early church, and the upper fancy church. The frescos on the upper church walls depicting Francis' life made me understand what Francis was trying to preach. He was like a rock star in those days! IF I was to become a Christian; I would become a follower of Francis for ...
... husband that the child was not his. St Anthony became a Franciscan Friar and was loved. He was known for his hard work received the title of Evangelical Doctor of the Church. The canonisation began immediately upon his death in 1232 and today he is truly a universal saint, when his casket was opened the tongue of the Saint, the instrument which he had glorified God in so many ways, was found to be intact, people pray to him for their health, for a loss,hope,virtue & ...
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