A: Afro-Americana in Italy … I like that term
B: “Helloooo, Brown Sugar! I have good deal for you!”
C: Can I touch your hair, ciccolatta?
D: David. I love a man with a sling shot and determination.
E: Euro (pronounced eh- oo-ROH) is the same as 1.3 American Dollars
F: Fettuccine Alfredo doesn’t exist but fettuccine con funghi exists everywhere and it is so much better!
G:Gold Ornamentation and Gelato flavors as far as the eye can see… paradise?
H: Imagine a pope running for his life to Hadrian’s Mausoleum as the crowd shouts “Down with him!!!!”
(In Italian of course).
I: insalata mista (mixed green salad with grape tomatoes, carrots, corn and a squeeze of lemon)
J: “Jamm Ja” Trattoria with rum cakes and tortellini pasta with a cream sauce, pears and pistachios.
K: kilos; kilometers; kilograms
L: Luca Signorelli
M: Michaelanglo and the smell of the Sistine Chapel.
O: L’ Olivia grow like weeds and are included in every meal
P: Prego; Pizza; Pierro Della Francesca; Pesto; Perugia; Poppolo;
Q: Quando Costo?
R: Red is a color of passion. Red is the color of my nails. Red is the color of my eyes by the end of the day
S: Sienna; Sizes (even) 32-46 are readily available for skinny Italian Women
T: Toretellini with Pomodoro, Mozarella y Spinach
U: Umbria and their white wine
V: vino dolce, vino della casa, vino banco etc etc; Vespas are speed demons!
W: Can you wash it [your hair]?
X: X, XI, XII, XIII, XIV, XV, XVI, XVII, XVIII, XVIIII, XX…… Know your ROMAN numerals in Rome
Y: Giallo is Italian for the color Yellow and oh how I love my yellow!
Z: lo zoo… I have yet to see a zoo but I’m sure they exist somewhere….