Tag Archives: Marion Cotillard

Une prime

As I mentioned in my last post, a cold laid me low for a bit and I took refuge each evening in watching movies on Netflix. Another film that I quite liked was Deux Jours, Une Nuit (Two Days, One Night), starring … Continue reading

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Une vitrine

When I was a little girl, we always made a pilgrimage to downtown Toronto to see the department store windows of Eatons and Simpsons decorated for Christmas. The creativity and fantasy of those displays are wonderful memories. When our daughter … Continue reading

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Non, je ne regrette rien

French singer and national icon Édith Piaf was born on December 19, 1915 in Belleville, one of the roughest parts of Paris. Her real name was Édith Giovanna Gassion, but she was more commonly known as La Môme Piaf, or … Continue reading

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