I think this is enough of a clue...
The weather was indifferent but the company was delightful, the exhibition interesting; it was not too cold and the intermittent rain was not really a problem. This home of the arts is always beautiful.
PS A young Italian friend said, on seeing the photo, "Kay that must be New Zealand water in those bottles, it is far too clean to be from Venezia!". (Artwork by Bill Culbert).
Today I am also grateful for music on the night air.