The car sharply turns…
The car sharply turns into the woods. Ahead, is a barely recognizable train crossing barrier. Around—infernal darkness. He indicates with a gesture that we have arrived. What if I get out, I worried, and he leaves, and I remain alone in the woods at night, in an alien country! But then, I saw a strip of electric light that made its way through the trees. I reach for the ignition keys and I ask him to escort me. “No, no,” he almost screams. “I have a bambina, she waits for me, my bride.” Here my fear sharply passes into impetuous, nervous laughter. I am simply doubled over in mirth. “My God, he thought that I was dragging him into bed to thank him for delivering me! He also laughs, though it isn’t clear to me why. In any case, Soviet-Italian relationships have sharply improved …
About The Author
Originally from the former Soviet Union, Janna Yeshanova escaped to the United States when persecution became violent during the crumbling of the Soviet state. Arriving in the United States with her mother and daughter in tow, $126 in her pocket, and knowing not a soul, Janna’s talent and experiences have helped her become a high-end organizational training and development professional. Her exodus story is included in the book. Founder and principal of Life-Spark, LLC, Janna is a dynamic and powerful life coach, premier trainer and motivational speaker. She leverages her passion and engaging style to help others overcome adversity and spark the possibilities of their lives.
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