Hotel Les Mouettes
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... people attending the mass I had an overwhelming feeling of comfort. Even if we had nothing else at all in common - we at least had our faith all bring us together for one hour this week at the Cathedral.
Experiencing mass translating to French is really incredible and is a memory I'll keep.
"Delight yourself in the Lord and He will give you the desires of heart." Psalm ...
Well, as most know - France doesn't celebrate thanksgiving. Which is a real bummer because instead I sat in 5 hours of class and gave a presentation. No thanksgiving spirit around! But as a group, we made up for it after finishing class. All of the students in the group from Charleston gathered at our friend Charlotte's for a makeshift thanksgiving day dinner! Everyone brought a plate and we had a pot luck meal!
... la bonne solution car, la 1ere chambre c'etait la notre, le quelqu'un c'est moi et pour avoir la paix le reste de la nuit, j'ai du lui donner le code.
Apres cette nuit mouvementee, nous sommes partis visiter La Rochelle, une ville portuaire au bord de l'ocean Atlentique. La vieille ville, la cathedrale, le port et les vestiges des fortifications sont ...
These French keyboards are ****.
La Rochelle, what a place. Incredibly hot day. La Rochelle has a massive marina and is currently building another extension to double its current size.
There are three noticable turrets in the town, two of which were used to guard the town harbor by extending a chain between them to prevent enemy ships from entering port.
Traditional wooden houses line each narrow street.
... time and everything was easy to understand - rules of the game are the same & clapping/booing have the same meaning!
Today, Margot and I went to the cathedral for mass and then to get lunch at one of the few places open. It was beautiful weather and a relaxing day. I sat out in the garden area with GeGe (the dog) & got a lot of work done to ready myself for the week.
Can't believe tomorrow is October 1st! Where does the time go!?
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