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I had the funniest opera experience in my life two nights ago! Venue: Anglican church (what???) Show: A fully staged La Traviata performance in it. Audience: My husband and I – first to get there, so eager and excited. My husband? He has collected “credits” as he put it, for agreeing to go. So, I … Continue reading

Roman holiday – part I

Rome. Having to leave home is so childishly exciting and tearfully heartbreaking at the same time. Away from the kids. For a short break. ‘Childishly exciting’ trumps ‘tearfully heartbreaking’ always, nonetheless. The kids will be fine. They’ll dump us one day anyway. And not just for a weekend. Anyhow, the trip is absolutely hilarious so … Continue reading