This is strictly a photo essay…
Hanging out on the corner by the butcher shop during the Passeggiata
Stopped for conversation in the morning
Mid-morning coffee break at the coffee shop.
Or in the afternoon at Il Gelato
Occupying the piazza in Verbicaro.
Women are not visible at coffee shops in Scalea. And I am convinced that most of the women that we see on benches are widows. If a woman’s husband is alive, she is somewhere working. The “boys”, on the other hand…
Intergenerational bench sitting.
Intensity is a must!