Drinking it all in

It is raining in Paris. It has been all day. Milhous and I invested in a couple of parapluie and set off bravely in the direction of the Center Pompidou for our daily dose of culture. When we got there, dripping wet, there was a long queue snaking soggily across the front of the building. The piazza, normally filled with street performers and an admiring audience, was damp and deserted. We repaired to a cafe and ordered a bottle of champagne. There is more than one way to absorb French culture.


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About Liz Barron

US Peace Corps Volunteer in Armenia. Permanent address in Washington DC. Deep roots in Northern Ireland and persistent Belfast accent. Blogger,cook, mother, grandma, Scrabble-player and enthusiastic world traveler.
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