Tag Archives: Italian

Roma (Rome)

(2010) When I woke up the next morning, I didn’t immediately remember where I was.  As I looked around at the unfamiliar furniture, the events of the previous evening rushed back into my memory. Immediately I could feel the tears … Continue reading

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Il Giorno Dopo (The Day After)

(2010) When I finally pushed send, I felt a huge release of emotion.  There was nothing else I could do but wait. It was another sleepless night.  I kept replaying over and over in my mind what had happened.  Each … Continue reading

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La Lettera (The Letter)

(2010) Caro Mario, Ti amo. Io so quello con tutta la mia anima.  Io odio la distanza che e’ cresciuta fra di noi e voglio fare del tutto per guarire ogni male che c’e. E’ importantissimo che tu capisci perche’ … Continue reading

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L’Anello (The Ring)

(2010) I took another long run that morning, followed by a long shower.  I was desperate to clear my head, but I was consumed by anger and fear.  I felt like I was hitting my head against a wall.  I … Continue reading

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Le Lacrime (Tears)

(2010) I soaked my pillow with my tears that night.  Though worried that I would tip off the Fiori’s to what was happening, I could not contain the fountain of emotions that were streaming from my eyes.  Anger, frustration, hurt, … Continue reading

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La Frustrazione (Frustration)

(2010) When I woke up the next morning, I was eager to see what the day had in store.  I was cautiously optimistic that Mario was starting to come around and that we could take the steps to repair the … Continue reading

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Una Crepa (A Crack)

(2010) Many tears were shed that night.  I couldn’t understand what was happening.  It was if the Mario I loved had disappeared and a silent, stony man had come in his stead.  And that person had completely shut me out. … Continue reading

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