Dear Ones –
Some of you might remember my friend Giovanni (my one-half of a twin, my Roman language partner, my companion on many nights over many pizzas) from the pages of Eat, Pray, Love.
We are still dear friends (he even came to see me in New Jersey once, on a tour of Bruce Springsteen locales and classic diners) an not long ago, he wrote this essay about learning English, and about this American chick he once knew…
Thought you might enjoy!
Liz Gilbert, or the importance of speaking English
That I should kiss her: at that moment, Liz seemed to want nothing else. Liz.Elizabeth Gilbert. The author of Eat, Pray, Love. My language exchange partner. From elementary school onwards, just about …