a short story by jhumpa lahiri, “boundary”, set in marco delogu’s house in tuscany.
he is described as:
“the owner lives abroad, but he’s not a foreigner like us. he comes every now and then, on his own. he doesn’t have a family. during the days he goes horseback riding; in the evenings he reads in front of the fireplace. then he goes away again.”
the short story was published on the new yorker (29 jan 2018) and in the webpage dedicated to fiction stories together with the author’s reading.