Nothing is now extant to prove that, if this lady really existed, she was the Laura of the Canzoniere, while there are reasons for suspecting that the abbe was either the fabricator of a romance flattering to his own family, or the dupe, of some previous impostor.
Always ask the fabricator what the cost of the stone includes.
Once the large price range amongst granite countertops is narrowed down to one stone, you may discover that one fabricator is selling a stone for $75 a square foot installed while another sells it for $100 a square foot installed.
This can be beneficial since it allows the fabricator to control for humidity, drying time and pigmentation.
Paul Jr. worked as the shop's lead fabricator and designer for many years, but he has inherited his father's short temper and as a result, tension often runs high in the shop.