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And there they were, the two old men, high above in the sandstone dome, yanking on the bell ropes as if Gozo had just won the World Cup. The church bells began their deafening gongs while I was partaking of a Sunday morning coffee in a café overlooking the square of the pretty Gozitan village […]
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