Across the River in Rome – level 1
The Tiber is a river in Rome. A man walks across it. He walks on a tightrope. He is a tightrope artist. The tightrope is 135 metres long. It is 20 metres above the river. The man sets a new Italian record. His tightrope walk is the longest and highest.
He says that this walk was difficult. There was wind and rain. There were many lights too.
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