I cani, la neve, la nascita

Era già buio e la neve continuava a cadere: il giardino era imbiancato e cani facevano festa ballando in quel soffice strato.La nonna Adele l’aveva fatta venire nella grande casa, adesso che la gravidanza era al termine. Almeno lì sarebbe stata bene, sotto controllo, circondata da affetto e confort. Da quando la mamma Mariuccia aveva… Read More I cani, la neve, la nascita

Benjamin & Silence/1

Benjamin Franklin one of the Founding Fathers of the United States, drafter and signer of the United States Declaration of Independence, and the first United States Postmaster General, was a statesman, author, publisher, scientist, inventor and diplomat. As a scientist, he was important for his discoveries and theories regarding electricity. As an inventor, he is… Read More Benjamin & Silence/1

The Actons

John Emerich Edward Dalberg Acton, 1st Baron Acton, described as “the magistrate of history”, was born in Naples, Italy, on 10 January 1834.He was the grandson of the Neapolitan admiral and minister Sir John Acton, who served as Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Naples under Ferdinand IV and was a favourite of his wife,… Read More The Actons