Tag Archives: La Dame aux camélias

Un bouton de manchette

I recently turned twenty-nine-and-a-half and my husband pulled out all the stops. After all, it’s not every day that one turns twenty-nine-and-a-half for the first time. One of the events that he planned was a matinee performance of Lady of … Continue reading

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Le Fils naturel

The other day, I talked about , Alexandre Dumas, père: today it’s time for Alexandre Dumas, fils, born July 27, 1824. He, like his father, wrote sweeping novels as well as some plays. His best known novel is La Dame … Continue reading

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