I received an email of interest from an Italian friend who lived in New York for many years, now living in Milan:
Italian friend- Are YOU the writer? Tell me,I need comforting in this country half dead from just-too-much corruption…and all that.Ciao
Editor- Of course I write everything! Italy somehow continues to survive in spite of all the rotten politics. At least you arent Cyprus YET!
Italian friend- We’re about to:we’re on a very short list of the next (3)nations whose bank accounts might be blocked and “robbed” , overnight by 6 to 10 %.Hello?