What can YOU say in six sentences?
For breakfast Stefano ran upstairs because grandma fried brown eggs and potatoes, but of course she let him drink coffee. And before breakfast they recited the rosary aside the big brass bed and a vivid oil painting featuring Mother Mary, Jesus, and a variety of angels.
After the medieval experience he went off to school. Sometimes for lunch he visited the aunt downstairs because she made the best lasagna in the neighborhood and finally, after arriving home from part time work with a box of pastries, Stefano ate dinner with mom, dad and brothers because mom was the best cook. Then of course the pastries would be shared with the whole family, not only members of the building but with Uncle Rocco and Aunt Mary who lived down the block and Uncle Pete and Aunt Adrian with their kids who live up the block and the rest of the relatives who lived around the corner and around the way and…
Back then we thought everyone lived like that.