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Reflections on Germany: Family connections make foreign land feel like home

May 25, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

MUNICH, Germany The sight of intricately tiled rooftops. The sound of barking seals drifting up from the zoo. The taste of a freshly baked pretzel smothered with homemade preserves. The smell of beer being brewed in gigantic copper kettles. The touch of being hugged by a sister I haven’t seen in more than 30 years.
Those are the sensory memories that still linger a month after returning from 10 days spent in Germany mostly Munich with brief sojourns to Worthington’s sister city of Crailsheim and across the border to Salzburg, Austria. Continue Reading