Rabelais et al

Tuesday 21. 07. 20 This the Franglais from last Friday where we talked about Rabelais, Montaigne and Ronsard.

Where are the clippers?

Thursday 16. 07. 20 Ran into Stan yesterday at Les Négociants and hardly recognised him with his new lockdown hairstyle! Luckily I don’t have that particular problem!

A new Franglais

Sunday 12. 07. 20 There was only four of us on Friday. Amongst other things we talked about hen parties and the new electric 2CV.

Man in Café

Tuesday 07. 07. 20 This is a small painting of the first glass of the day in Les Négociants.

A Green oasis

Monday 06. 07. 20 This little park in Clermont commemorates the battle of Bir Hakeim in the Libyan desert from 27 May – 11 June 1942 where French soldiers held the Germans at bay. This morning went for a swim in the étang at Méze.


Sunday 05. 07. 20 We had a lively meeting last Friday. Besides Patrick, Gordon, Sandrine and Annie, Yvonne and Philippe were also there. One of the subjects discussed was Shewee of which there seems to be no French translation!!!!

A Gourmet Franglais

Friday 26. 06. 20 Today there were five of us and after some discussion on French beer and craft breweries, Philippe and I checked out the local beer! Afterwards I went to Philippe’s for lunch which was very tasty!

New decor

Monday 22. 06. 20 I did a new chalk drawing of my hanging basket for my bedroom wall this afternoon.