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Perseverance Rewarded

My favourite quote on perseverance comes from H.W.Beecher:  “The difference between perseverance and obstinacy is that one comes from a strong will and the other from a strong won’t.”  I’m not sure which of the two was at play in … Continue reading

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Boboli Gardens – Part II

It’s a long way from the Isolotto to the eastern edge of Boboli.  Close by is a path that leads to the last garden in Florence I wanted to visit.  Hopefully, not in the rain. It takes even longer than you’d think, because … Continue reading

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