We’re all stoned

Dear Charlie,

Of course I meant astonished.

People say this is the hottest January on record. Not on my record, as this photo, taken on January first in Poseidi, may demonstrate. It was torrid. I’m sure the French would disagree. In fact, if France wasn’t so damn big, complex and sophisticated, I’d think that the self-absorbed French were narrow-minded. They’re not. Thinking exclusively about France and French things is more than plenty.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

In many ways, Greece and France are alike. Their own supermarkets, phone companies and pastry products. Their own alphabets, dialects, keyboards, strange laws, even stranger ways to bypass them and yet stranger reasons to do so. It’s probably this insanity that makes these countries such strong civilisations.

Advertisements
Categories: The Living, The People | Tags: | Leave a comment

Post navigation

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Create a free website or blog at WordPress.com.

%d bloggers like this: