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Honrando sus raíces

La más pequeña de la familia.

Foto de América Lenza

A wedding in Venice


By Aymara Lorente

I couldn't believe my eyes when I saw the first images on TV related to George Clooney’s wedding in Venice, Italy.  On a boat, there was the smashing couple surrounded by cameras shooting at them at very close range.  I believe they were images filmed on a canal a day or two previous to the big event, but part of the whole fairy tale package. Three thoughts came then to my mind immediately.  First, who doesn't like Venice?  Second, I really wish George Clooney and Amal Alamudding all the best in their future together. Third, what were they thinking?!?!?!  Maybe it’s just me and my infinite love for privacy; but, how come are you going to expect a smooth sailing for your marriage life if you start it with a worldwide aired charade in Venice?

Looking at the beautiful old buildings, the bridges and the canals on the TV news in recent days, different stories from the movies came to mind, all of them shot in that enchanting city. There…