Wednesday, August 25, 2010
I made my way through the lively crowd and street side musicians gathered in Campo dei Fiori in Rome.
As I left the hubbub I noticed an unassuming fountain sitting on the outskirts of the piazza; no one paid any attention to it.
I stopped and walked toward it. My sandals were quickly sprayed by water droplets. I looked at the date at the top of the fountain, 1872 and I asked a passing citizen, "Is that the year it was made?"
"Yes, it never stops. Many fountains in Rome have been spraying for hundreds of years." he smiled proudly.
Posted by Tiziana at 3:44 PM