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PARIS – Day 4: Le déjeuner sur le Musée d’Orsay

I don’t have many pics to show of what I did pretty much all day, which was slowly work my way through the Musée d’Orsay… for hours.
I saw pretty much everything that I needed to see.

We couldn’t take photos, however. … Continue reading

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PARIS – Day 1 & 2: at a snail’s pace

My flight was on time, but that of my friends (hosts, actually) was delayed, so I made my way into the city and then, to stay awake, took a walk. I am in the 6th, so I headed over to … Continue reading

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Notre-Dame de Paris to change its bells!

From The Guardian:
 
Ding dang … Notre Dame moves to scrap out-of-tune bells
Paris cathedral’s move to replace its old bells with new ones for its 850th anniversary fails to chime with heritage lobby
Their names sound pretty enough – Angélique-Françoise, Antoinette-Charlotte, Hyacinthe-Jeanne … Continue reading

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Te Deum

A biretta tip   o{]:¬)  to Jeffrey Tucker over at The Chant Cafe.
Here is a version of the Te Deum.  It is  the Maîtrise of Notre-Dame in Paris (I have the CD).
If you have headphones on, you will want to turn … Continue reading

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Problem over Paris Pork Party

I suspect that, with the growing tensions, there will be some open conflicts soon.
This from Reuters with a biretta tip to Sancte Pater:
Paris bans open-air “sausage & wine party” over Muslim concerns
By Laure Bretton
PARIS (Reuters) – A giant "sausage and … Continue reading

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