Bonjour France #10

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I felt a little ill and slept in. A late lunch with Mommy D before I set out to the Musée du Quai Branly. I’d wanted to head to the Catacombes but they were closed.

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Wavy tiled walls.

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Fascinated with this lovely Bedouin coin face veil that must not have been as lovely for the wearer.

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Comical-looking mourner’s mask made of feathers and human hair.

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Pucker up !

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Back in Belleville. The Perrier sour plum/lime was quite like nothing I had tasted before. Been searching for it in Vietnamese restaurants ever since.

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Where’s your cocotte ?

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A library of impressive scale.

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White dots and lines to prevent slips.

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Pigeon-hole apartments livened up with some green I wouldn’t mind staying in.

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A quick snap as we crossed the road.

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Pho again, I know. Best version yet.

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Can’t get enough of the metro stations in Paris.

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A little deer !

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Gladiatorial combats no more. Today people head to the arena to play football and Pétanque.

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Joan of Arc and King Saint Louis IX against the afternoon blue.

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