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Follow-up: The Wreck

You just might remember that on June 9 of last year (yes, that would be 2017) I posted a saucy little number that I called “The Wreck.” It was about a car that had been in an accident; then placed … Continue reading

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The Wreck

Among the most noticeable things about our village of  Daglan, and indeed the whole Greater Daglan Area, are its cleanliness and tidiness. We often find village workers outside our home, sweeping up leaves in the street. Where else does that happen? … Continue reading

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French farce (October afternoon edition)

Of course you know about French farces: There is much running about, doors slamming, people just missing each other, mistaken identities. This afternoon at home in Daglan we had our own version, and here’s a recap. My wife Jan and … Continue reading

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Dodging bulldozers

Say you’re in the Greater Daglan Area and you’re driving from Gourdon to the Big D itself (that’s Daglan, silly). First you’ll follow the D673 away from Gourdon, and then you’ll turn right at Pont Carral. From there you’ll follow … Continue reading

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