"Gelato in Tavernelle" from thisismolly @flickr
"He walked out of the hospital into the sun, into open air for the first time in months, out of the green-lit rooms that lay like glass in his mind. He stood there breathing everything in, the hurry of everyone. First, he thought, I need shoes with rubber on the bottom. I need gelato."
— Michael Ondaatje in The English Patient