30 November 2018

24 November 2018

23 November 2018

Politics for lunch


A regular at a Left Bank café holds his own knowing he won't be judged for his views or opinions.

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If liberty means anything at all it means the right to tell people what they do not want to hear.
George Orwell

22 November 2018

Fig heaven


Tartes in a local pâtisserie loaded with fresh figs, a perfect Thanksgiving dessert.

- Happy Thanksgiving 2018 -

["Thanksgivings Past": much-viewed post from 2015]




19 November 2018

Chez les voisins


An impromptu casual dinner at the neighbors'.

On the menu: crab avocado verrines, roasted lamb, platter of farm cheeses, heavenly dessert

Below: the pre-dinner apéritif with chilled pink champagne


12 November 2018

Deck the malls


Christmas cheer takes over Paris department stores.

Above: Le Bon Marché Rive Gauche



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