Found in Translation

obalogousI open the door of the tiny apartment and find myself surprised by a breath of fresh air, a cooling relief in a summer that has proven far hotter than this Brazilian escapee would have expected on her escape route… from the warmth of the tropics, at least, let alone the bureaucracy and all the other stuff.

I suspect that with its pleasant temperatures and its changing colors tending to orange, autumn will become my favorite season in the Northern hemisphere, that is, in case an unexpected allergy to nature fails to make itself manifest.

Back from the “gym” — a little refrigerated room with two treadmills, a weightlifting machine and a huge television screen here at our apartment complex, which has provided me the exciting opportunity to run again after years of sedentary lifestyle — I announce the energizing news (…)

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