The Gypsy Wagons – Part 7

Part 7       Ravnos was one of Andalusia’s Gypsies that Ida had met the previous week, and on that occasion, the young Gitano kept constant eye contact with her.      “He is really handsome,” she thought “It would be fun to meet him again.”         Ravnos had been in the past a professional FlamingoContinue reading “The Gypsy Wagons – Part 7”

The Gypsy Wagons – Part 7

Part 7       Ravnos was one of Andalusia’s Gypsies that Ida had met the previous week, and on that occasion, the young Gitano kept constant eye contact with her.      “He is really handsome,” she thought “It would be fun to meet him again.”         Ravnos had been in the past a professional FlamingoContinue reading “The Gypsy Wagons – Part 7”

The Gypsy Wagons – Part 4

Part 4        Lake Balaton, in North-West Hungary, was chosen by the Gypsies to set up their winter camp. It was strategically located with many villages nestling around the lake offering the nomads food and work.       Winter for the Gypsies has always been a critical season, and many times to survive, some gypsies feltContinue reading “The Gypsy Wagons – Part 4”

The Gypsy Wagon – Part 3

Part 3        Gypsies are used to communal life. Women attended to the children, collected wood and lit fires. They also erected tripods, holding a chain to hang over the fire cast-iron pots cooking stews and broth of rabbits, hare, deer, ticked trout, and wild boar.        In their cooking they used a traditional centuries-oldContinue reading “The Gypsy Wagon – Part 3”

The Gypsy Wagons – Part 2

Part 2          For centuries Gypsies have been nomadic. A documented history doesn’t exist, because Gypsies never had a written language. Their past is full of legends, distorted in time with the continuous passing of word of mouth, from father to son. They have been nomadic since history exist, and through time they never beenContinue reading “The Gypsy Wagons – Part 2”

The Gypsy Waggons – English Edition only – Re-edited

THE GYPSY’S WAGON Gypsies by nature are secretive with their intense history of colorful myths and legends. They have a simplistic life and mainly live with what nature offers them and carefully use what the environment offers without destroying the habitat, preserving things in the way they have found. By nature, they are sensitive andContinue reading “The Gypsy Waggons – English Edition only – Re-edited”

Ricordi di un Novantenne (ricordi di un piccolo mondo lontano) Parte 4 Scritto da © Carlo Gabbi – Lun, 04/05/2020 – 00:43 Ricordi di un Novantenne Ricordando il mio piccolo mondo di allora Parte 4 Voglio ora far rivivere brevemente altre cose vissute da me e Sergio in quei giorni passati.  Mi affiora alla memoriaContinue reading