malgré les circonstances (mal gray lay sir cohn stahns)
: in spite of circumstances
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A Day in a French Life... by Kristin Espinasse
La Vie en Prose
Looking back one day
malgré les circonstances
It shook outside
I shook inside
or, malgré tout,
... I tried to.
Stakes in the heart (of Provence). In other hearts... take a minute to read Newforest's poem in French, in response to the "respirer" story. Click here to view it.
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