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A thousand days in Tuscany

From Marlena de Blasi's 2004 book:  "[...] I have never before gathered eggs from under a hen. Fernando has never before seen a hen. We bend low into the shed where perch a dozen or so fat lady birds. There’s no shrieking or fluttering at all. I approach one and ask her if she has… Continue reading A thousand days in Tuscany