“What good are roots if you can’t take them with you”

Roses from Italy, sketch by Muv, rug from Seattle and San Fran before that, – that Persian rug has been in the family for an awfully long time.

Gertrude Stein, when asked if she was losing her roots after living in France for many years: “What good are roots is you can’t take them with you”.

..indeed, literally, figuratively….however we can, we do.

Published by baileyalexander

An American living in Piemonte. Sailed across the Atlantic aboard our 43 Nauticat in 2002 and spent over a decade living in Rome, Paris, Prague, Malta, Venice and Bucharest before settling in Piemonte, Italia.

Leave a Reply

%d bloggers like this: