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May 30th 2005
Published: May 31st 2005
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Just your ordinary Chapel like we have everywhere in America
In the morning, Cara and I visited the Opera Garnier. We took an excellent and extremely informative tour. Our guide explained that some of the apects of "The Phantom Of The Opera" such as the lake under the Opera House, the falling chandelier, and even the Phantom himself, were gleaned from actual aspects of the Opera Garnier.

In the afternoon, we visited St. Chappelle, a "Chapel" near the Notre Dame whose exterior hides an interior with so many large magnificient stained glass windows that one wonders why the chapel doesn't collapse.

The early evening was spent relaxing in the Jardin de Luxenbourg.



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Saint Chappelle Interior

...except that the walls are all glass!
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LeJardinLuxenbourg

Places like this make it easy to relax.
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Cara And Eric By Notre Dame

Teresa, I just wanted you to know that Cara has been using her veto power to edit photos of herself off the blog. Now that I have your support, it's rabbit season!


2nd June 2005

no dead rabbits
Cara - sorry! =) i know your policy ... i was just hoping to see some peeps ... there's no rule about you being in the pix, tho ... take pix of Eric! - teresa

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