By Amelia Pane Schaffner

Kennst du das Land, wo die Zitronen blühn? (Do you know the country where the lemons bloom) ~ Goethe

That land where the lemons bloom is Sorrento, along the Amalfi coast, and across the island of Capri. I recently visited in January. It is where I grew up and spent many endless sunshine-filled summers. In that sunshine, on a highly fertile volcanic soil, and wi…