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Paris was so much fun and exhausting. But it was a great weekend. Yes, I am late on posting this. I have been very busy (as usual).
I have never done so much in a single weekend. I will start at the beginning. After arriving in Paris by the Eurostar, we took a a coach to the hotel (yes, a hotel). On the way to the hotel A few things stood out:
1) They drive in the right side of the road.
2) There are no lines on the road.
... a physical road between the lower and upper level that emergency services can use in order to be able to separate the two levels as two different buildings.
We started at the museum with a tour. Our guide told us about the tall building fiasco and then showed us some of the exhibits. We visited the sound exhibit first. It starts in a sound insulating room which feels like wearing noise-cancelling headphones. We then ...
Well, I had a pleasant evening and a great meal. Boy, but it costs here but that's OK if it is good and tonight's was very good making up for the lousy lunch. I went early and when I left, the corridor and outside pavement was full of would be diners.
Got one problem though. The leg I keep hurting was banged again just before I left ...
... Pong Summer. I don't know if that is it's English title. The French have a funny way of changing American titles into something different even though they are already in English and are usually shown in English! I had very low expectations because well, it is an independent film. The movie theater was "backwards" because we were looking "up" at the screen instead of down! It was very weird! And when the lights went off, I nearly fell asleep because the ...
... features and the slightest blush of pink at the cheeks. The artfully wrapped grey scarf at his neck created the perfect transition to the black trench coat and white shirt with tie - a modern Napoleon Bonaparte.
A troubling mixture of restraint, lack of opportunity, and modesty prevented me from just pointing my camera at him and garishly snapping a photo. However, I did try to sneak in a few ...
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