That's my husband, laboring ploughing the earth. Jules took this photo (by the way, Mom made it safely home and is now on a mission to find a scooter... and motor up to the Mexican hills, yonder, in search of new friends: preferably old, preferably wrinkled, preferably wild-at-heart).
nuage (noo-ahzh) noun, masculine
Terms & Expressions:
un nuage de fumée = a cloud of smoke
un nuage de lait = a drop of milk (in coffee)
un nuage de poussière = a cloud of dust
un nuage de gaz = a cloud of gas
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2. To view a dozen photos of "La Provence Florentine"... some with choice photo captions such as "If these flowers were an all-girl 50s rock band, they might be called Les Grimpettes."
3. To witness the answer to the following question: "How Many Clothespins Does It Take To Hang A French Kitchen Towel?"
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