Tag Archive for France

The Kiss Is Back


Thank goodness the French have come to their senses. Terrorism may grip Iraq, Syria and Yemen.  Climate change is forcing Texans to build arks. And we’ll likely all be roasting by July.  But in the shadows and on the open sidewalks of Aix-en-Provence, couples once again are locked in those ever-lasting embraces. The ones frozen…

What now for France?


The images from across the ocean have been painful: an office room, its floor covered with blood and papers; the arc of iron latticework at the Eiffel Tower’s base, framed around two soldiers, patrolling with semi-automatic weapons; massive crowds, marching for their very freedom of speech. There is no justification for terrorism. Not ever.  But…