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Cinderella’s Supplementary Story

‘You are not going to Caraapó?’ asks a man, who parked his car next to me now I have stopped to ask someone directions to buy food.

No, I am not going there, I reply.

‘Oh, that’s good! Caraapó is not good.’

Why not? I ask.

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Brazil, Comfortable Owl’s Smile

What do I know about Brazil? That they are the creators of the toe-slipper brand Havaianas and Ipanema, though I take with me Lowa mountain wear shoes. Of which the shoestring get strangled and I fall stretched out, first thing at the airport.