Saturday, January 28, 2012

You Mayn't Believe It, But

I called my wife when I arrived in Florence, and while talking with her, I remarked, "One thing that totally hit me as soon as I got into Florence is how modern the city is compared to Siena."

"What?!" she said, "Florence is the most ancient-looking city I have ever been in."

"Well," I replied, "be prepared for something a *lot* more ancient-looking when we come back here."


  1. Come to Jerusalem! Here stuff built by Ptolomeans is considered "recent".

  2. It's funny, Jonathan, but I was thinking of Jerusalem when I wrote this post.


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