August 21, 2012

Yo! Tony!

So were standing on top of the Colosseum in Rome, when my boys looked down and exclaimed, "LOOK! A car show!! Dad! A car show!" to which our tour guide (a woman) and I, both rolled our eyes. She laughed and said something about cars being universal.

Being so far away, the boys couldn't figure out exactly what they were, but being in Italy, surely they must be Lamborghinis or Ferraris... right?

Of course.

So soon we were hearing, "Dad! Dad! Dad! When we leave, can we swing by the car show?!"

And there was great excitement and the angels were singing and so it was so... after we finished our tour of one of most amazing archaelogical sites... we would tour the car show in the parking lot below.

Down we eventually traipsed as the boys quickly made their way... only to find... it was a Fiat car show.

There was a noticeable sigh.

We did not stay...
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Posted by Boudicca at August 21, 2012 09:15 PM
Comments

Fix It Again, Tony.

Posted by: Angus of Jura at August 22, 2012 07:23 AM

Enzo Ferrari actually got his start racing and designing for Fiat, and he drove a Fiat all of his life. So, it was *almost* like being at a Ferrari show!

Posted by: DogsDontPurr at August 22, 2012 03:17 PM

Heh. I like Fiats. Well, the little ones, anyway. They're cute.

Of course, Grau could never fit in one.

Posted by: Rave at August 23, 2012 10:53 AM