The love letters and poetry were found to be between Home Army soldier and poet Józef Szczepański, a.k.a. ‘Ziutek’ and his girlfriend Halina Kobylińska.
When the love of his life tragically died, Maria's grief-stricken husband created the giant heart on the slopes of a hill overlooking the village of Solina in the Bieszczady Mountains where they had planned their life.
The melancholy piece entitled A Girl’s Tears by musician Bolesław ‘Bollo’ Ilnicki was found in a Scottish hospital where he composed it for the nurse who had looked after him in 1940.
They may have had to cancel their “huge Turkish wedding” but the couple will still celebrate the day.
Paul Webster is a British person working at Polish business @SocialWifi. In this episode of Heart of Poland with our host Patrick Ney Paul gets some things off his chest, including:How Foreign media MISREPRESENT Poland!His opinion on Sunday trading rulesHow foreigners in Poland can be RUDE!How to learn Polish!How Paul is in LOVE with Poland!His favourite place in Poland!
Poznań professor Maciej Musiał believes that with advances in robotics and artificial intelligence, falling in love with a robot could be fairly commonplace in the not-too-distant future.
The oak and the pine hugging each other, known as the “couple in love”, are protected by law.