Stories from Romania: Steven van Groningen- Tanti Baba and the 40 Bottles
This is a story written by Steven van Groningen on his personal blog. Steven Van Groningen is the CEO of a bank in Romania. Read about him here.
"When I first moved to Romania for my work in 1993, the youngest of our two sons was less than one year old. In those days there was no good quality fresh milk in the shops and the import of long life milk was irregular. This problem was solved in the person of Salomnia, an old lady who did some cleaning at one of our neighbors. She lived at the outskirts of Bucharest and one of her neighbours had a cow. Every other day Salomnia would bring us a cola bottle with fresh raw milk and that solved the problem.