“We and it shall be remembered…”

   From this Day To the ending of the world  We and it shall be remembered We few, we happy few  We band of brothers. For he who sheds his blood with me Shall be my brother.  Bruce Park, Remembrance Day Ceremony, Nov. 11, 2014 St Crispin's Day speech, William Shakespeare

‘Il Porto’

So, two weeks ago I talked about my adventure to Sicily and how I met two people that changed the entire layout of my trip.  Last week I told you about Guiseppe the police officer who took me out for some horrible scotch the night I arrived into Palermo. This week, in the final week …

Trapani

So, this week is going to be a little different.  As many know in weeks prior I have been sharing my grandfather's stories from his time in Europe during the Second World War. For the most part I have completed his stories during the war.  Actually, I should clarify, I have concluded all the stories …