I began dwelling right here, We’re just two lost souls swimming in a fish bowl vintage shirt, they thought I’d study a international language that manner, they bought me cash for tram tickets. That is Prague!’ I didn’t study a lot French however after a while I knew Prague by coronary heart. And I actually loved discovering it. It regarded very totally different than at present. I just walked previous Ungelt and I believed: It appears to be like like a stunning courtyard, not just like the messy building web site I bear in mind from after I was rising up. However I nonetheless don’t really feel very nicely in Prague.
I nonetheless don’t really feel like I belonged right here, like We’re just two lost souls swimming in a fish bowl vintage shirt. One of many causes is that for the previous twenty-five years me and my husband have been dwelling in a panel home flat in Barrandov’s housing property. We’re going to promote the flat so I’d speak about it in a previous tense however this era have lasted longer than I imagined. For years I labored at a faculty in Chodov, which is one other housing property in Prague. So I saved on shifting from one housing property to a different. If I lived in some random village, I’d at the very least felt to be in a countryside. This manner I didn’t have neither the town nor the countryside. Neither may I’m going simply to a cinema, nor did I’ve a backyard.”