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  • Is it irony?

    The Sicilians are about as warm a people as exist, but their land is riddled with Mafia atrocity. Unfortunately Salvo Montalbano is only around to deal with the fictional Mafia crimes!

    By the same token, their orange is BLOOD RED, but is about as sweet as they come.
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