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The Charming Mountain Goat…is grazing in Kiev

July 13th, 2010 · No Comments · Charming Mountain Goat, Travel Writing

Leaving Kiev at dawn, the air smelt sweetly. This was the voyage’s last surprise. I had come across this well used phrase in novels, but never inhaled the air that inspired it.
But here in the northwest outskirts of Kiev, the air really did smell sweetly, pure and warm. There were no blossoms in sight and [...]

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