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#2061: Willa Cather to Roscoe Cather, May 8 [1908]

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Il Grand Hôtel dei Cappuccini3 Amalfi4 Dear Roscoe1

The green things on arbors are lemon orchards. I shall never go to Rome5 or get away from this magical coast. I have never in my life been so easy or so content just to live. It is delightful just to breathe.

Edit. E. Ragozino, Galleria Umberto-Napoli. 3495 A Mr. Roscoe Cather Lander6 Wyoming Stati Uniti HOTEL & PENSION PALUMBO RAVELLO2 9 MAG 1908 GOLFO DI SALERNO RAVELLO2 9