Sometimes, you need to break away from things, and take time to enjoy a simpler life. One without all the technology, one without all the mind-frizzing activities
My favorite movie of all time is Romeo and Juliet, the 1968 version with Olivia Hussey and Leonard Whiting. Yes, I am a hopeless romantic. I fell in love with this film after first reading the novel in my 5th grade reading class with Mr. Massa. We then followed up by watching it in class. It was my first time really enjoying reading a book. I used to despise reading lol. But, Mr. Massa changed the experience for me. He’d say, “Grab your books. We’re heading outside to read under the big tree.” Awesome. The Romeo and Juliet experience is the only thing I remember from 5th grade.
Since then I’ve watched several other versions of the movie. But none move me like this one. I appreciate the casting, the acting, the beauty, the trueness of the script, and the vivid translation. I recently watched it with my oldest daughter (I…
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