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Sunday, April 29, 2018


Getting on the plane

4/16/18-1st day – arrive around noonish,
Flowers on the steps.

At the top of the steps, a beautiful day

 Got lost, walked to the Spanish steps, took taxi back to hotel, Lasagna at San Marco.

4/17/18-2nd day – Coloseo, lines. First ice cream, other pizza, Susanna visited giro. 

4/18/18-3rd day-Vatican, 

Four Rivers Fountain 
3 ice creams, pizza at San Marco, Piazza Navona, Pantheon, vendors.

Resting by the Pantheon

Pantheon porch

Cats are hiding

4/19/18-4th day-Villa Borghese, San Marco, cat sanctuary at Piazza Argentina.

4/20/18-5th day-Shopped, coloseo crystal, souvenirs, shoes, walked around. Flew away.

Sunday, April 1, 2018


The show comes down today. Twelve paintings coming home. Tori is going to help me with the manual labor. I have to make the decisions. On the radio, "Fear is a reaction. Courage is a decision" - Sir Winston Churchill. Postpartum depression when the show is over. That's courage, too. 
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