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Re: Off to France
I can relate to not being able to enjoy the food of a country for which it is
famous. I cannot eat sausages or most any kind of cured meats and some cheeses
as well, disagree with me. But, at least the bones were there.
Voila! for the bones... I have sometimes thought a stay in Italy digging for
archaeological remains would be more interesting until I learned that France
has archaeological digs and now, bones, as well...
>>> "David Marjanovic" <firstname.lastname@example.org> 07/20/03 09:21AM >>>
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From: "Susanne Moore" <SMoore@scu.edu>
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Sent: Monday, June 30, 2003 10:58 PM
Subject: Re: Off to France
> Going to France and not taking us with you!?! Enjoy the bones, the bread,
the cheese, and the wine..... !!!
I enjoyed the bones, of course (more later onlist). The bread, well... sure
a baguette is nothing bad, but this statement makes me shudder a little
about what bread you have in America! (Baguettes are somewhat acidic.) But I
was unable to enjoy the cheese, the wine, the cognac, the Scotch Whisky, the
rhum and last not least the pastis (a distillate of aniseed, 45 % alcohol),
though. I dislike odor and taste of, among lots of other things, cheese and
alcohol. Yes, any sort of cheese. :-)
Nevertheless, I liked being there :-)