"Around 3000 years ago, in the middle of the iron age, a huge piece of rock crumbled from the Brenta mountainside, set loose by retreating glaciers. This created a flood, where I started life and kept a little secret..."
"Until 1964, summer coloured me red. A beautiful bright red, as if someone had wounded my heart. They came from all continents to see me, I was a natural phenomenon of worldwide scope..."
"A man had a plot of land. When he died, his children began to fight over it, arguing to the point of nearly killing one another. One of the brothers, desperate, to resolve the question..."