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Où somme-nous? Where are we? Bilingual Pre-election thoughts

Je suis assis derrière la maison, sur la terrasse, et j’entends des mots de musique qui me troublent. On parle du drapeau américain et malheureusement c’est de la musique choisie par le voisin, trop forte, afin d’embêter les autres. Je … Continue reading

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Ciao, New York Times!

I love that newspaper, but I have to admit that enjoying it came with a large price tag. It is not cheap having a newspaper delivered that is produced on the east coast. The other day, I received a bill … Continue reading

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Decorating the Christmas tree chez Koerner and other thoughts

It is the Saturday before Christmas and there are still things to do. The wrapping of gifts is to be done, but that is actually not too extensive due to our pattern of purchases this year. I cannot say more … Continue reading

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Back home!

We tried to get to sleep early, that is somewhere around 10:00 PM EDT and both of us found it hard to fall asleep. Knowing that you shall be rising around 3:30 AM is daunting and enough to keep anyone … Continue reading

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Nénuphars (water lilies) and familial bullying

I got up early this morning (quelle surprise!) and as I let Ali out to do her morning business, I checked out the pond. It is in need of attention as we lost most all of our koi during the … Continue reading

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