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... the Netherlands and gave the piece to the couple as a wedding gift. They subsequently gave it to my parents. Our miniature sculpture, about three feet in length, of a reclining Madame Borgese, sister of Napoleon, sits on the sideboard in our den.
She is titled Ebe, "goddess of immortality feeding on nectar," sculpted in 1816-17. Canova and his studio made three versions of Ebe (also Hebe).
The is the sculpture we have in our den. This ...
... of her before.
I think it’s safe to say that she and I would not have had much in common, the exception being motherhood.
You would not have caught me going into battle, and fighting alongside men.
Men are too rough, tough for me!
Hand to hand combat, swordfights!
She had no fear. Like I said, a remarkable woman.
“High, rocky cliff. Treacherous, dangerous.
... At the dam end there is a fantastic museum about the construction of the Canal du Midi with a really good audio guide. After that we walk a circuit around the lake in lots of sunshine. The dogs even get a swim from one of the beaches. Dinner in hotel and early ...
... journey even if it was very typical of every other medieval town,
including San Marino and Mont San Michel. It made a pleasant end to
the day and the end of the holiday. We dined outside yet again, in a
small square jammed full of dining tables from at least four
restaurants. We finally wandered back to the hotel, well after
darkness had fallen, admiring the flood-lit ancient city walls.
... stop since we got here. Went to the supermarket yesterday to get supplies in, and had a microwave dinner for tea - a bit of a treat. Roger rallied for a very large bowl of tomato soup, again done in the microwave that is provided in reception at the hotel.
Now typing this blog up while watching the tour on ITV 4+1 - the wifi was struggling for a couple of hours this afternoon to manage to do very much with photos and buffering tv ...