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    Italian And Greek

    I am actually (and correct me if im wrong on the spelling) celebrese and Brutese Italian..and Greek...My mother is Italian and my father is Greek..I wish to learn more bout my heretiges but i come from a broken family and have pretty much raised myself..i live with my aunt and...
    GreekItalianQT GreekItalianQT 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 22, 2011

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    I Love Being Italian

     My family is from Calabria and Napoli, the more southern part of italy. I am very proud of my heritage and have been raised to incorporate numerous italian traditions, language, and "ways of life" into my everyday American lifestyle. This is actualy extremely difficult to...
    BEXX07 BEXX07 18-21, F 5 Responses Jan 4, 2010

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    My great-grandmother migrated from the

    farm/village life of Southern Italy to the city/suburb life in New York through Ellis Island in 1922. She didn't know a word of English, only broken Italian. She made it through to New York by claiming she forgot her glasses--luckily there was a bilingual young man nearby to...
    lovelywarpedlemon lovelywarpedlemon 18-21, F 6 Responses Jan 20, 2014

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    I'm Only Half Italian!!!

    i am only half italian...my other half is egyptain...i am not calabrian but on my italian side i and 3/4's nablidan and 1/4 sicilian...out of both my nationalities, i have picked up the "italian lifestyle" as well as traditions. Growing up i have been exposed to this...
    illburdistraction illburdistraction 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 1, 2007

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    Italian And Proud. Or Is That " Italian American "? Lol

    My grandfather and Mother came from Venice, My grandfather was one of the last peddlers in Mississippi. He was 98 when he died. He was 16 when he came from Venice, the ship he came here on was sunk 3 months after he arrived in the USA, by a U boat. I have all his papers here...
    romantch65 romantch65 56-60, M Jul 11, 2012

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    I'll Make You a Drink You Can't Refuse

    my father is scotch and my mom italian........
    Tumblindice Tumblindice 36-40, F 1 Response Aug 5, 2007

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    Paternal Heritage

    My dad was 15 when he left Italy, and travelled on a ship to Australia.  He turned 16 and was not with his family. He arrived here, and stayed with an Australian family, who taught him to speak English. His family arrive some years later. He is and was a hard working man...
    rya rya 46-50 1 Response Sep 13, 2008

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    My Mother Is Italian-american (of Calabrese Descent)

    My mother's grandparents emigrated to the United States from Calabria in the early twentieth century. Her maternal grandfather was sent on a boat as small child to the US without being accompanied by parents, and we unfortunately don't know much about his history. My mother...
    lauren71 lauren71 41-45, F Mar 19, 2013

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    Bottom Of The Boot

    I am a little more than 25% Italian!!!But I look very It. my father is 1/2 and my grandmother on my fathers side came here right before she had him.I've been to Italy a few times and I loved it. It food esp. Southern It. cusine is awesome..It's so varied and romantic....I...
    TruthHurtsDontIt TruthHurtsDontIt 22-25 1 Response Sep 28, 2010

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    My family was recently informed that the body of my mothers uncle, who went missing during World War 2 has finally been found in the Ukraine. He was part of the Italian...
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    There's nothing like pizza, pasta, & seafood! I went out to dinner with my family for Italian tonight it was awesome! I haven't had clams in a long time. We had a great time! Thank...
    bettygingham bettygingham 22-25, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    I LOVE ITALIAN FOOD! I LOVE THAT SWEET I TALIAN SAUSAGE! IT JUST MELTS IN MY MOUTH! I WISHED I COULD FOND ME AN ITALIAN SEXY MAN AROUND MY AGE OR A LITTLE OLDER ABOUT 48 or 50
    Tefamy Tefamy 41-45, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    My brother just bought two boxes of Luigi's Italian ice and I can't stop eating them. I am a changed person. I believe I have seen the world now, and from a whole new perspective...
    deleted deleted 26-30 5 days ago

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    Grandma was from Naples and Grandpa was from Basilicata.
    akrokrchik akrokrchik 51-55, F 1 Response Jul 19

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    Not fearing to pass as a racist here I will all the same comment on what is happening in Italy in this moment. Italy is being invaded, on almost biblical exodus levels, by illegal...
    LorenzoITALIA LorenzoITALIA 46-50, M 21 Responses Jul 18

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    The Police Academy Three guys, a Polish guy, a Jewish guy and an Italian guy sign up for the police academy. The Jewish guy goes in first and the Captain says to him, "We have to...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 2 Responses Jul 17

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    I'm from Mississippi and I'm Italian, growing up my nickname was Dago, so I put them together.
    MissDago MissDago 46-50, F Jul 17

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    the Italian man who went to malta. one day i go to the malta biga hotel the i tell the waitress i want 2 pcs of toast she brings me only 1 pc. i tell her i want 2 piece she said go...
    buzzking buzzking 13-15, M 1 Response Jul 16

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    Hello to all of you, I'm new. This is gonna be long so I apologize. I'm a 28 year old doctor. I just finished my medical training. I'm Italian and live in Italy. This is my story...
    doctorblondie doctorblondie 26-30, F Jul 15

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    This may sound as a very crude comment. But being harsh is necessary to kick in this message. Through friends, I have heard of yet another person to be diagnosed with cancer. The...
    LorenzoITALIA LorenzoITALIA 46-50, M 1 Response Jul 15

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    Omar Sharif was a graduate in Physics and Math and was fluent in six languages. English, French, Arabic, Greek, Italian, French and Spanish. He was a true international actor.
    veegee1962 veegee1962 51-55, M 1 Response Jul 14

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    As always I wake up very early in the morning to slowly get ready for the day ahead. Watching the early morning news on Italian TV and feeling sort of sorry for the greek...
    LorenzoITALIA LorenzoITALIA 46-50, M 1 Response Jul 13

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    I made Stuffed Peppers stuffed with brown rice, hot turkey sausage, mushrooms, red onion, fresh garlic, pepper, Italian seasoning, onion powder and a homemade red wine tomato basil...
    Netabell Netabell 26-30, F 6 Responses Jul 12

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    I sure do! it's a weakness of mine! it has beem since the fourth grade when i fell im love woth Ralph Macchio from the Karate kid, i thought he was just the cutest thing? n if...
    psychoval psychoval 36-40 Jul 12

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    Sitting at home with a mug of Italian roast coffee, White Collar on Netflix (Bomer is so damn hot), and a great looking thong on. This is a pretty good night.
    SteelNettt SteelNettt 18-21, M Jul 12

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    Sleep would be great, really. I mean, I try to fill my nights with something productive, but right now I'm just listening to Italian music from the early 2000s (who doesn't know...
    crackedwriter crackedwriter 18-21, F Jul 11

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    The day we met was stormy and grey. It was raining, and I usually sat out in the courtyard alone to read for lunch, but it was raining so hard I had to remain inside. I sat in the...
    cath1217 cath1217 41-45, F Jul 11

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    I am currently learning german chines Japanese and italian
    GamerGuy220 GamerGuy220 22-25, M Jul 11

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    I like the female Italian and Australian accents, and the male Swedish and South African accents.
    AlexTheHun AlexTheHun 16-17, M Jul 11

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    If you get your heart broken, do you shop for more things? No - I listen to positive music, watch funny sitcoms on Disney, write positive stuff, do positive art - get myself into...
    loveismyfriend loveismyfriend 36-40, F 1 Response Jul 11

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    1. Im Vietnamese American. 2. My favorite colors are blue, black and white 3. I hate a lot of things so I call myself a hater 4. Im sensitive 5. I like to play PC games 6. I draw...
    lily36912 lily36912 16-17, F Jul 10

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    Today, I was at an Italian restaurant and a little girl and her family were pointing at me. Then she runs at me, very strange I think to myself "oh damn- no I'm not your dad...
    aSagittarius aSagittarius 36-40, M Jul 10

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    Blue Jeans With High Heels-Awesome Being a blue jeans lady, I wear my pre-faded vivid sky blue ladies jeans just about every where I go, whether it is to the movies, the local...
    SapphireDenimKnight SapphireDenimKnight 56-60, F 2 Responses Jul 9

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    1) I am half italian. 2) I have a half brother. 3) I like the emo look, but I'm not emo. 4) One of my best friends got pregnant. 5) I write quotes. 6) I don't like a lot of the...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jul 9

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    I'm a black girl and I just loooooove Italian men *.*
    ALash17 ALash17 16-17, F 14 Responses Jul 9

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      I am an Italian guy, 27 yo, and I live in London now. I love females feet, to lick, kiss and massage them; and I really love tickling! I'd like to tie up a girl and tickle...
    tickler88 tickler88 26-30, M Jul 9

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    1) Nadie means "no one" in spanish (a little nod to my Hispanic side) and it's also the fake name I used to give to creeps at the bar... 2) VI represents the number 6 in roman...
    NadieVI NadieVI 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 9

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    before saying " arrivederci" this sunday, I would like to explain why an illiterate in english ( as the trolls tell me I am) Italian actually calls himself cambridge. When I was...
    cambridge14 cambridge14 46-50, M 4 Responses Jul 8

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    Lived Venice for a while now. Still can't hold down the Italian lingo. Thank God for English-Italian books.
    LonerGirl24 LonerGirl24 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 8

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    A polyglot is any person that can speak several languages. I love learning new things, and also experiencing new things, and traveling helps me to do so. I can speak fluent French...
    polyglotandtraveler polyglotandtraveler 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 8

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    I cant stand the mere presence of Trols and provokers that will not allow me to make spelling mistakes in English. I try to tell them I'm Italian but they insist. Its a nuisance I...
    cambridge14 cambridge14 46-50, M 8 Responses Jul 8

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    i have sung this morning about tsunade in Italian, basically the lyrics are " ti amo tsunade." which means "i love you tsunade" in Italian. i was listening to my assassins creed...
    iloveblackfire2222 iloveblackfire2222 13-15, M Jul 7

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