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At her news conference, Mrs. Lam said the decision to withdraw the bill had been hers, pushing back on recent reports suggesting that China’s leaders had been the real decision-makers during this summer’s crisis. “They respect my decision and they support it at every stage,” she said.GO TO STORE
Ms. Sands, who lives in Cherokee Sound in Abaco, said her community suffered much less damage than did Marsh Harbour. But she feared mass unemployment in the aftermath of Dorian.GO TO STORE
But the space that best embodies the house’s combination of Far East meets Italian Deco fantasy — anchored, in an unexpected way, within the historical context of Florence itself — is the small, 10-by-16-foot dining room where the family eats when they don’t have guests. There, the walls surrounding the table are covered in hand-painted paper, thick with green and yellow palm fronds, and an ovoid Dimore Milano lamp with an explosion of flowers from an archival print hangs above a Gio Ponti table and a custom navy velvet banquette. The atmosphere is hushed and snug, but through giant windows at one end of the room lies the jumbled expanse of the pale city, silhouetted against the hills, unchanged.