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Just one drop of forgetfulness

from 08.12.2011

In the middle of the hot summer day I met the Marquise von O... in Portoferraio. My left eye was inflamed from the changing winds on Elba, from the sea water or the blazing light, anyway I had an appointment with an eye doctor at the Piazza della Repubblica. The horseshoe ...

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