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Taper dans le mille

Taper dans le mille (tap-ay dahn luh meel) is a slang expression that figuratively means “to hit the nail on the head.” The expression comes from archery where the bullseye was worth 1,000, or mille, points. It’s only worth 10 … Continue reading

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Taper dans le mille

I was thinking the other day about a sweet book I read a few years ago. The Piano Shop on the Left Bank: Discovering a Forgotten Passion in a Paris Atelier, by Thad Carhart, has really stuck with me. It’s … Continue reading

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