|detail of a ceiling in the Uffizi|
My heart is broken, I said. So is your ankle, he said.
The ancient cobblestones in this ancient city are famously treacherous. We've had a very interesting week figuring out how to navigate with a wheelchair; how to manage 135 stone steps up to our flat on crutches; and how to rest a camera on a crutch while photographing a ceiling.
The universe is telling me to slow down and look where I am going. One stone step at a time.