What is there to say that hasn't been said about this structure, maybe "Do you speak English?" My little homage to the strange scarfed women who pester you when you arrive at Paris landmarks. I have taken to simply walking past without talking. At the Eiffel, the one speaking to me got very angry. I simply kept walking. If I understood English, wouldn't I have answered???
Paris Part Deux November 30th 2008 It is day two of our adventure, actually day three but last night Kenneth needed to blog and I didn't bring my own computer, so I am up this morning blogging before we start day three officially.
Yesterday was glorious, not becuase of the weather, though it broke towards the end of the afternoon and we saw sunshine, but because we had a wonderful time exploring. Up and off to have coffee at Ca ... read more
Europe » France » Île-de-France » Paris Although ultimately a victor in World Wars I and II, France suffered extensive losses in its empire, wealth, manpower, and rank as a dominant nation-state. Nevertheless, France today is one of the most modern countries in the world and is a leader am... ... read more