Quote Originally Posted by Allen Friday View Post
Your question reminds me of the first time I visited Florence and saw the David. It was 1980, ... One couple stepped to the side, a few feet away from me. The woman turned to her husband and said, "I think it's beautiful, but why does he have to be nude? Why can't he be covered like a good American statue?"

I didn't know whether to laugh or cry at the comment.
That was my Aunt and Uncle from Boston. Yes, they really felt that way after visiting Italy. I laughed... out loud and in their faces... adn then apologized for being so rude. They also didn't like the un-authentic Italian food either.