There are various ways and methods to calm yourself down after an argument. Some distance is also part of it. However, a man from Italy took it literally. After a violent argument with his wife, the 48-year-old wandered the area for a week – 450 kilometers.
According to the British online newspaper Independent, the husband walked up to 40 miles a day to soothe his anger. After a week, the fugitive reached the coastal town of Fano on the Adriatic.
There is currently a nationwide curfew across Italy between 10 p.m. and 5 a.m. The Italian police found the man on the street around 2 a.m. After questioning, the police found that his wife had reported him missing.
He was then fined 400 euros for violating the corona curfew. They then took the wandering husband to a hotel, reports the Italian newspaper “il Resto del Carlino”.
Despite the great distance on foot, the man had no injuries. He told the newspaper, “I’m fine. I’m just a little tired. ”He also said that during his trip other people had offered him food and drinks. It is not known whether the couple made up again in the end.
This article was translated from English by Klemens Handke. You can find the original here.