Having said that, here's my antidote of the day for that Quality of Life that everyone thinks they get in Italy. These are pictures purloined from facebook and the web in just a single hour of checking my Feed. You can chalk this post up to my being in a very bad mood, ever since Rome's Mayor Marino closed off the road to traffic rounding the Colosseum. I no longer find joy sitting in traffic in Rome - when I could, on a nightly basis, whiz by the Colosseum and get thrilled down to my tippy-toes and recall, just how fabulous Italy truly is. What a guasta-festa that Mayor is...so here I am, to party-poop myself:
|I've seen this photo make the rounds on facebook before, but here it is again.|
Made in Italy.
|Taken this morning in Florence by talented sculptor - artist - blogger - author|
- teacher and best yet, Madonnara street painter (the title of her book) -- Kelly Borsheim
Reminding us why, of course, Italy still rocks.