|A "must read" for the Advent & Christmas Seasons|
"Every day, every morning and afternoon, Old Befana would sweep with her broom."
"The star I have seen," said Old Befana, "It kept me awake all night.
Now--if you excuse me, I have work to do."
"Perhaps I should go see Him ... but what do I have to take Him?"
"She never found the Child in Bethlehem. But she is searching still, to this day."
Affiliate link to The Legend of Old Befana by Tomie dePaola