Rocambolesque

niceThe word rocambolesque (row-kam-bow-lesk) means “fantastic” or “extraordinary.” It suggests that something is beyond belief, like a tall-tale. I smile whenever I see the photo of the “man” that I took on the beach in Nice. He was definitely an extraordinary sight, towering over the tables and chairs and dancing in the wind.

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About Patricia Gilbert

Patricia Gilbert is a French teacher. She's Canadian, lives in the United States, but dreams of living in France. Follow her on Instagram @Onequalitythefinest and on Twitter @1qualthefinest.
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