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... homemade wine. He said "Ungela,Sizilians live until they're wanhundren, twohundren, this iz bacoz the sun, theys happy, good food and wine and they no run". At first I was confused, thinking too literally. "In Rome, I run, and I run and I was sick, my heart was no happy".
It seems like Gianni has it all worked out. Its all about priorities. What do we put first? money? image? work? We know what we should put first, family, health, ...
... piazza and walked inside a couple monuments. Down in the fish market it was hectic. People everywhere yelling their deals and others purchasing them. Most of the sea food was still alive… at one point, a man dropped one of the octopus from his hands. It hit the ground, changed colors, and began moving away. There were cuttlefish, swordfish, octopus, giant tuna, clams, mussels, etc; I haven't ever seen this kind of variety. ...
... the town. It was dark by this point but he assured me it was a safe area. I ended up walking to a piazza. It was beautiful at night. There is a large fountain in the middle and small shops and restaurants around it. On the farthest side is a palace of some sort. I bought a gelato and sat, watching a group of guys play soccer in the center. It was starting to get chilly so I got back up after eating my gelato and walked around on side streets. Rounding back, I came upon a ...
... board the train going nowhere?) so he speaks english with me (THANK GOD!). He grabs my heavy bag and we exit the train and briskly walk down rows of trains. We crossed nearly 8 pairs of railroad tracks. Each time he told me to "walk gently."
We made it to a train that was the next to depart. The gentleman tried describing that the train would take me to a station ( I thought back to Palermo Centrale.. nope) and I had to stay on until the end.
I did as I was ...