I Lived In Italy

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    Naples Italy

    I first lived in Naples Italy...I spoke no Italian and arrived (after only having been out of the US to Mexico once) in 1978 by military plane. Everything was different and quaint. From the smells to the food, I wasn't in Kansas Toto. I was checked in by my Navy sponsor at...
    DoneWEP DoneWEP
    46-50, M
    3 Responses Nov 13, 2007

    I moved to Italy to live there permanently in

    2012. I sold off everything I had to afford my stay while being an au pair/nanny in Rome. I lived in a beautiful villa. But I didn't like the way the mother treated me. I quit without ever receiving my pay. I packed all my suitcases and hitched a ride out of rustic Rome to the...
    vicenzi28 vicenzi28
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Mar 12, 2014

    Lived There Two Times

    I was stationed there twice. First time in the 70's.  We lived in a small town by the sea.  We were only about 3 blocks from the beach, and we were so young.  Our First child was born there.   Then got stationed there again 87-91.  Our youngest daughter was born then. It...
    CanHappen CanHappen
    61-65, M
    Nov 3, 2013
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