Drive to Montagnana through blue shimmering mountains.
There's a big gothic church with a Veronese painting. Local old men with their hats, dark rimmed glasses and big noses look like from an Italian comedy.
Badia Polesine for tonight. Walk by Adige river, spot a hare. Signs say that all animals bite. Except hares maybe.
Landlady prepares dinner, self-cooked pasta, self-baked bread, roasted pig, wine from Friuli. She feels old and would like to hand the business over to someone. Maybe I know someone? Unfortunately I don't.