Il Borgo della Marinella
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- Swimming pool
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... realized Rob was in 29C and I was in 42K on the Rome/Toronto leg of the trip. The extremely rude Alitalia agent blamed our travel agent and rudely dismissed us by rudely saying there was nothing she could do (did I mention she was rude?).
So off to Rome we went and half an hour later, after an advertised "9 minute" walk to our Rome/Toronto gate (we were in the passport control line-up longer than that, let alone the marathon walk), ...
... and Bruna Caicco from Cambridge. Gino is my mom's first cousin and she talked about him always but I had never met him. It was great to connect here in Cleto and I promised to look them up back in Canada. They are lovely people and just couldn't do enough for us when we went over today.
So our last night together included FaceTime with Iain, Meghan, Rose and Uncle Leo. The marvels of technology, according to Zia Isolina!! I am so glad ...
... hugged me and kissed me and Louise also. He kept saying how fortunate he was to have us there. I think my Zia Maria is starting to dread saying goodbye. She held on to me pretty tight tonight. Tomorrow will be difficult as we will have to leave behind renewed ties (that were already strong to begin with) and bear my aunt's tears, of which there will be many. We have created many new memories that will carry us until next time around. I guess I just have to be happy with ...
... they are major highways, they still have twists, turns and tunnels so it's very different than driving the 401 at night!! Add to that the fact that they drive so fast and don't normally obey the rules...let's just say it was nice to get back to Cleto. We went through Falerna and with the bright lights, open market and number of people about, you would have thought it was much earlier than the 1:00 a.m. ish that it was!! Sleep came easily after the food, the wine and the drive ...
... certainly is driving Italian style. Another feast tonight as Alberto got the old BBQ going (I honestly thought that thing was junk yard bound) and made steak and pork chops. Louise and Deron did smoked salmon with capers, onion and lemon and dessert consisted of Louise's amazing Turtle Cheesecakes and some sweets we purchased in Pizzo. We were joined by the Militos for dessert so our numbers went up to....oh, seriously who knows!! A great evening once ...