LIKE MALTE LAURIDIS BRIGGE: Rethinking the many roads that had traveled in his long life now, the meetings and partings

……………… When the van arrived at his post office Aigue-Mortes boats were all hired – because as every year half of the month of August was the period of greatest tourist demand – and Jacques was able to partially compensate banking exposure, but had heart sank when he saw the postman approaching its glass door with a large parcel. He ...

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UNITED COLORS OF WRITING: Far away from the ghosts, following routes that melodiously lead to a book, to find the pride of things absent.

SAFE LANDING – S. Mallarmé: The world exists, to arrive at a book. SUCCESSION OF WORDS – G. Bufalino: The lithe succession, with each other, the words; and be answered; melodiously and pretend the motions of the heart. WRITINGS KISSES – F. Kafka: The kisses written, do not arrive at their destination, but are consumed by the ghosts along the ...

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MARSEILLE, THE SCENT OF MEMORIES: Sometimes they come back, you gorgeous. There is a particular shade of emotion tied to feelings, whose flavor is inside you, forever

I follow Meeting Benches for some months, and I was intrigued – especially – the editorial contributions of some readers, that is, from what their share of travel experiences. The last – one on Sussex – opened within me an invisible door, releasing a delicate fragrance that I had (deliberately) erased from my memory. In my case, sharing my feelings ...

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ROSSELLA, BODY SLENDER, LONG LEGS AND WELL MADE: Stunning breasts and long hair in curls, with huge blue eyes of great brightness that made it immediately unique

…………………. Rossella was the one that you could define a hot girl. Body slender, long legs and well made, a stunning breasts and long hair in curls, with huge blue eyes of great brightness that made it immediately unique, easily identified in the group of the Comprehensive teachers Conca Valley, in Morciano di Romagna, agglomeration agricultural hinterland of Rimini. Science ...

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INTO THE KITCHENS OF THE POOR PEASANT HOUSES: They were waiting for the twenty-fifth of November

………………… On the large pastures and thick undergrowth where gullies alternated with fragrant countryside, a network of roads marked by churches and shrines accompanied the gaze of Giacomo Malatesta dall’Urgone all’Uso, the rivers flanking the plateau dotted with fortresses and governed by a single Malatesta dynasty divided into branches. The clay hills complete with vineyards produced Sangiovese, Trebbiano Pagadebit, Albana ...

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BOTH WORSHIPED THE MEDITERRANEAN: They knew the flavor of blackberries and tenderness of red valerian,

………………… Both worshiped the Mediterranean and its immense natural wealth, and they knew the flavor of blackberries and tenderness of red valerian, but that day wouldn’t have picked the flowering branches of broom also used in funerals to symbolize the ascent to the Elysian Fields. Simply, they were directed towards the Champs-Elysées in Paris. In the Summer before had visited ...

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SINKHOLES COULD BE DEADLY TRAPS: Not only for water but also for human beings – because for those who had entered, there was strong probability to remain imprisoned

…………………….. Nearly twenty percent of the French territory was of karst origin, as in the Vercors plateau and Vaucluse Mountains or in low and narrow valleys near Marseille. In the region of Vercors –the upland district in the south-east of France – in 1953 had been discovered set of long, narrow caves, known for having the largest cave entrance in ...

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THE TWO OUTLAWS TO HIS LEFT, HAD ALREADY HAD HERDED THE ANIMALS: His eyes there was a chilling scene of horror that was worse than anything he had seen before

……………………… Angiolello Da Carignano had ordered his team to dismount and lie in wait in the bushes by the bank, in silence, while he crouched near the house closest to the river, the only one still intact and with the lights on inside, but he could no longer hear the screams of the girls. The two outlaws to his left ...

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READING, OVER THE LAST FIFTEEN YEARS: First to be read, however, requires a look in the diversity of Africa

……………………….. Over the last fifteen years (1994-2008) have lost their lives in Africa so violent 515 pastoral workers (source Agenzia Fides). This figure refers only to cases of which notification was received. Eight bishops, two hundred priests, sixty monks, one hundred and twenty nuns, seminarians forty-seven, thirty-one members of institutes of consecrated life and two catechists, a layman and eight ...

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UPPER WEST SIDE. YES, NEW YORK: Eating at Spazzia and warm at Sarabeth, without forgetting to photograph the stairs fire

Welcome to Manhattan, and thanks to Meeting Benches for the hospitality. Nice to meet you, I’m Mike. I’m sorry, we do not meet Tom Hanks, Meg Ryan and even (perhaps, Diane Keaton or Distin Hoffman), but – with a little imagination – I’ll go with you in some of his avenue, with the certainty that observing limousine and restaurants, you ...

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