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A Voice from Iran

A story by Laleh Chini:

I remember there was an old ruined mansion in Bushehr where people could pay a little amount to go inside. We visited the wrecked house a few times in my childhood. The story behind it was so sad but more importantly, a life lesson which was probably why they took us to the palace several times.

roof-540835_960_720????The story goes that the owner was a very rich merchant who was a profligate spender to show off how wealthy he was. People used to say he lit his cigars with burning bills instead of matches in front of others and when big politicians came to Bushehr from the Capital Tehran, he lit candles with bills to show how powerful and rich he was.burning-money-2113914_960_720 He used to serve tea in gold teacups and eat in silver plates and dishes. He was never friendly with anyone and found it…

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  1. Ich hoffe, dass es Dir in der Zwischenzeit wirklich besser geht, liebe Martina!
    Ich wuensche Dir und den Deinen ein froh-besinnliches Weihachtsfest und alles Liebe und Gute im neuen Jahr,


    • Ich bin wirklich sehr gerührt, lieber Pit, von deinen Worten und danke dir dafür. Es braucht alles sehr viel Geduld, die ich nicht so habe!! Ich wünsche auch dir und deiner Familie ein Weihnachtsfest nach deinem Geschmack und viele kleine Freuden im neuen Jahr. Cari saluti Martina

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