Journal 00380 - FRAGRANCE JOURNEY - 10.10.2017

CAPRI

Elements of wild citrus trees, orange blossoms, green olive groves, blue skies and the endless ocean that encircles the island.

The beautiful terrain with olive groves and trees surrounding Villa Malaparte. The sun is shining from a clear blue sky. I can hear the ocean below me, I sense the afternoon breeze touching my skin. I take in the aromas of blossoming orange trees and mandarine leaves, feeling the warm rocks with my hands.

The athmosphere is serene, almost biblical.

Using my binoculars I view him wearing a white linen suit, driving the small red sport car, casually holding his cigarette. Bardot is wearing her blue hair band, the wind catching her blond mane.

In the distance I spot Christina, the yacht. I guess Onassis couldnĀ“t take the heat. I see Jackie lounging on the sun deck wearing sunglasses and a Pucci kaftan, watching her friend diving into the cool water. A server comes out with a silver tray offering the ladies refreshing drinks. I imagine the clink of ice cubes against the crystal glasses. San Pellegrino with a slice of lemon, just how I like it.

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