Stories of a Possible Europe
How did the European Union affect the story of Ukraine?
A short fragment of the story

In ancient times, there lived a Phoenician king Agenor. He had pride in wealth and fame of his kingdom, but above all, their beautiful daughter, Princess, Europe. Fell in love with Europe, the Almighty God of Thunder, Zeus, and decided to kidnap her. Became a beautiful white bull and led Europe in its broad back through a turbulent sea. 

If we look at the map of the world, Europe is not going to impress us with its size. It is the smallest continent after Australia. But this is a place where they have decisive events in world history for many generations. Since the presence of the Romans, and Germanic peoples slovian and others who worked for many centuries for a single European culture, which was destined to perform a very important role in human history. This culture has crossed oceans and high mountains, giving their wealth with the nations of other continents. 

Ukraine, my country of origin, is also located in Europe, and this history of European culture in the process of building democracy also influenced the Ukraine. 

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How this story was created
This story is part of the stories selected as finalists for the “Telling Europe!” Award, created within the “European Memories” project, Grundtvig Multilateral Project – 2008 – 344 / 001-001, created by UNIEDA-Italian Union of Education of Adults (coordinator), ADN – Fondazione Diaristico Nazionale-Onlus, European Information Center (BG), Danish School of Education, University of Arhus (DK), Community Development Foundation (ES), SL- sozial.label eV (DE), VIDA – Association for Intergenerational Enhancement and Active Development (PT).
It is an autobiographical narrative.


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