Rutland, Vermont - Population 15,601
Hand Carved by Ernie
“I was in Naples 86 days and 54 in Rome with the navy. I used to drive helicopters.”
“I am 26% Italian.”
First thing she told me.
𝑄𝑢𝑖 𝑡𝑜𝑙𝑙𝑖𝑠 𝑝𝑒𝑐𝑐𝑎𝑡𝑎 𝑚𝑢𝑛𝑑𝑖,
𝑆𝑜𝑚𝑒𝑤ℎ𝑒𝑟𝑒 𝑖𝑛 𝑉𝑒𝑟𝑚𝑜𝑛𝑡.
The bus stops near the shore of Lake George to pick up cold passengers in the early morning.
The driver is a woman with gray hair, stocky and with a limp.
She helped the passengers with the luggages hastily but kindly.
A sturdy, earnest woman.
We are 15min late on the schedule.
“The speed limit is 55 which means 60”
Every time she sips from her dunkin large cold coffee she shakes her head. As if the beverage was causing her a little electric shock.