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Couchsurfing in Assisi-Italy

A short story about two strangers and an Italian town

Roberto, “like Roberto Benigni,” was the first thought that came to my mind as I got off the train. There he was, a stranger in a faded blue blouse, bargain jeans, and windblown hair. I waved shyly but with a smile on my face. It was sweltering, so getting off the train on…



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Araci Almeida

9 Times Top Writer. Writing about Portugal and the Portuguese language; Pop Culture; Politics, and Power.