|A small alley in Montparnasse which housed historic ateliers and continues to feature artist studios, a small museum, exhibitions . . . and a delightful garden!|
|In the same small artist corridor. . . .|
|Another scene; same alley|
|Wisteria on the wall by the Assemblée Nationale|
|Strolling through Parc de Belleville last Saturday morning|
|Somewhere in Belleville or Menilmontant|
|Parc de Belleville, again -- well worth the Metro fare!|
|Parisians are readers! again, Parc de Belleville|
|A tiny vineyard in Parc de Belleville|
|No flowers in this photo, but here I am getting my sunburn -- I doubt you can notice here, but I'm wearing a heart-shaped pendant, and the sunburn clearly depicts this by a protected white heart right in the middle of my upper chest!|
|In the 12th, I think, somewhere near the wonderful Promenade Plantée (which preceded and inspired New York's High Line, by the way)|
Duchesse knows well) for dinner -- same thing. As we ate, my body was so distracted by the good food that the hayfever ceased to be a problem and by the time we walked home along St. Germain through the warm Paris evening, I knew I had little to complain about.
Still, I thought I should let you know that I'm suffering here. Really . . .