Episode 133: EXCHANGE

Episode 133: EXCHANGE

Sunny Strong studied abroad in Florence in 1963, leaving her boyfriend Mike at home. Now, after 52 years of marriage, they recall how that time changed them. And we listen to reel-to-reel tapes and letters from that time to really capture Italy in 1963.


Sunny and Mike Strong in Italy

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Sunny and Mike on their wedding day

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Sunny’s graduation picture in 1961 – two years before her Italian adventure

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Mike and Sunny at a school dance in 1960. The muff in Sunny’s hands was a gift from Mike.

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