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24 September 2016

  No chimney sweep is just a chimney sweep, my chimney sweep told me when I asked him why on earth he was in the earthquake zone ten days ago when I tried to get him here. Marco, it turns … Continue reading

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5 August 2015

This summer has been incredible. Searingly hot, yes, with sticky nights until July 26 when one of those immense storms we had watched sweeping blackly up neighbouring valleys finally dropped its load on us: 62mm in less than an hour. … Continue reading

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12 August 2013

The other day I took Renato the rabdomante (water diviner) to visit clients beyond Castiglione del Lago who desperately want to start planting but who have no water supply of their own (watering with mains water is, sensibly, strictly against … Continue reading

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