Notable Quotable # 55

Despite its generally orange overtones – Alexia’s dress fit right in – Florence was indeed an attractive metropolis. It had a soft, rich quality about it that Alexia felt was the visual equivalent of consuming a warm scone heaped with marmalade and clotted cream. There was a pleasantness to the air and a spirit about the town that did not come from its colour, but from some inner tasty citrus quality.”