Part 6: Kea and the Rise|
of National Socialism
KEA AND THE RISE OF NATIONAL SOCIALISM|
They wake us up an hour outside of Pireaus. I'm in the middle of a fantastic dream where Andrea's ex-boyfriend Stewart is on stage dancing the syrtaki for a talent show. We take showers and get our stuff together. There is a state of mind we both get in when we are leaving or getting on ships. It's the state that comes right before panic. .....
ATHENS INTERLUDE AND FAREWELL|
The only time to be in Athens during the summer is during the holiday of August fifteenth, when everybody but an intelligent few have fled the city. It seems like God takes mercy on those who stay behind and sends his finest summer weather. The days are hot of course, but the mornings and evenings are cool. .....