At least they can credit you with bring in sizeable tourism.
But if the failure of the cablegram on that first day may be called an immense disaster, where is the dictionary that can turn out a phrase sizeable enough to describe the tenth day's failure?
The buried material had "overflowed" its excavation site and was growing into what some described as a sizeable mound.
The yield on the benchmark 10-year Italian bond peaked earlier Wednesday at 7.09%, despite what some traders described as sizeable bond purchases by the ECB, before dipping back to 6.95% around 1548 GMT.
But misdial a toll-free number and you could wind up connected to a con artist who wants to sneak a sizeable charge on to your phone bill.