Plague mask
Copper engraving of Dr. Schnabel, a plague doctor in 17th century Rome. [Image: Wiki Commons]

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For better protection, use parchment paper instead of a paper towel, as this Italian pharmacist explain.




Italian phrase of the day
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Essere generosi, allegri e piacevoli, soprattutto in una situazione difficile. Being a good sport.English