Influenced by what I read, see and hear, the following is what I used to believe until last month: The vast majority of young women are not anxious to marry until they’re in their 30’s. 1,210 more words
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In an attempt to educate the taste buds of Italy, we booked a stall at the Conzano village fair. We packed 400 packs of crisps into my Mini, one large umbrella to protect us from the blazing Italian sun and five receipt books to help us to comply with the Italian bureaucracy. 430 more words
One of the most rudimentary facts of life is that all Italians are insane. There is no denying or avoiding this. If you ever meet an Italian who appears to be grasping reality competently, they are either taking part in a clever ruse or lying about their nationality. 738 more words
So, three weeks are gone and there no postcards to show for them as I promised there would be in my previous post.
If I was in Lebanon I could blame my broken promise on a number of things: the unreliable postal system (or unreliable internet connection to be more precise); the shortness of my daughter’s naps and therefore the shortage of time I have to write; or failing all else I could blame it… 154 more words