Un Feu d’artifice

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Un feu d’artifice (uhn fuh dar-tea-feese) means fireworks. It’s literally “a trick fire.” The above photo wasn’t taken at a New Year’s celebration, but rather on a warm July night at the château de Vaux-le-Vicomte. Meilleur vœux to you and yours.

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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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