The Romance of Rudzik and Gerda A Paddle Wheel to Nostalgia And Memoirs This is a story about Rudy Sikora and his memoirs of his precious life. In Rudy's Romance, A Paddle Wheel to Nostalgia, you will observe how Rudy, day in, and day out, is making his abode worthwhile. Vividly he describes how his romance begins at the age of five. He maintains that agape love at that early age is in accordance with the Lord his God-the God of Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob. Rudy continues to use love as the main factor to describe his departure from Poland, residing for a short time in Germany and ultimately arriving in the United States of America. The many poems presented are a direct result of Rudy's imagination and the ability to create stories of his positive lifestyle, as he explains his life from before World War II to today.