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I’m 71 years old, male, from the United States. I’ve been a DailyLit member since August 07, 2008. My reading interests include Literature, Mystery, Biography, Geography, and History.
biting into a fresh pear in an orchard.
How to genuinely forgive.
How to help optimism overcome pessimism.
Respect the views of others, even when I consider them mindless.
Resist the impulse to judge.
Istanbul is an extraordinary and unique city, shared by Europe and Asia. It is a blend of exhilarating modern skylines with epic architecture. It is decorated by historic waterways and remnants of ageless cultures. It has a young and vibrant population, generous and cheerful in their hospitality. Do your imagination a favor: visit Istanbul. Decide if you can leave willingly.