By Gustavo A. Rol, Catterina Ferrari
Questo libro è il primo e l'unico basato interamente sugli scritti di Gustavo Adolfo Rol: "l'uomo più sconcertante che io abbia mai conosciuto", come lo definiva Federico Fellini. Il quantity raccoglie infatti gran parte dei suoi diari, delle sue lettere, pensieri e poesie, illustrati da fotografie di famiglia e riproduzioni delle sue pagine manoscritte; un corpus di testi fino advert oggi inediti, che sono stati trascritti e curati da Catterina Ferrari. "Egli amava definirsi 'la grondaia' che convoglia l'acqua che cade sul tetto, cioè una forza di cui riteneva di essere soltanto il canale. l. a. gamma multiforme di "possibilità" di cui period dotato, gli ha permesso di spaziare in ogni campo, di poter fare esperimenti di ogni genere, compresi viaggi nel passato e nel futuro, sempre according to il bene del prossimo e according to uno scopo altamente morale".
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Many Japanese children love to collect bugs and keep them in cages. Sometimes they observe them for summer homework projects. Here, two kittens are trying to catch a cicada. Cicadas live in the trees and sing loud buzzing songs in the summer. The most popular bugs to catch are beetles, because they can grow to nearly three inches in length, and they bear impressive “horns” that look like samurai helmet ornaments. 30 Staying Cool Summertime gets very hot and humid in Japan, so people have many different ways to stay cool.
And the beautiful sounds of the tinkling of the wind chimes in the evening. In those days, our neighbors—both adults and children—got together on summer nights and enjoyed chatting or playing Japanese chess (Shogi) on the veranda. That was always a wonderful time and one of my happiest memories of summertime. We didn’t have screen windows, but we had room-sized mosquito nets to sleep under. “Yoo-hoo! Come and see the ﬁreﬂies! ” Sometimes ﬁreﬂies ﬂew into the house through open windows. When we were lying under the mosquito net and there were many ﬁreﬂies ﬂying in the dark room, it seemed as if we were sleeping under the stars.
How can you tell? Chestnuts have spiky outer shells. Fresh persimmons are sometimes bitter. Rice balls are the perfect picnic food. Can you ﬁnd kittens with each of these? May November Which cats and kittens are doing something with bamboo? Leaves are falling off the trees, but other creatures are in them. How many can you count? June The adults are all carrying things on their backs. Who has come from the ﬁelds, and who has come from shopping in town? How can you tell? December Everyone is busy—either cleaning, preparing food, or setting up the New Year’s decorations.