Lessons in Sicilian: A few weeks ago I was telling a friend I had to leave for a few days to go take some tests at a hospital in a town called Troina. Troina is a rather small and obscure town towards the middle of the island.
Another friend standing nearby asked,
My friend responded,
“Unni pessi scampi u signuri.”
It is a Sicilian phrase that literally means: “Where Jesus lost his shoes.”
What? You don’t remember that story in the Bible?
No one remembers where Troina is either.