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A Day in May…….

Yesterday, May 9 2016, we celebrated our 52nd wedding anniversary.  We did it quietly.  Almost incognito.  We had morning cafe in our local bar, a big lunch at our favourite trattoria in Florence, sweet little dinner at home.  We did some reminiscing and some planning for the future because we’re about to retire.  And while […]

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Mother’s Day Notes About My Mom

She died eighteen years ago, but I still think of her every day.  I love describing her to my friends in Italy who never had the pleasure of meeting her.  Here’s what I say: Lydia loved a lot.  She loved her life with Benny, her family, her house.  She was truly a happy person who […]

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