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The Murder of Jean Joures - July 31, 1914

“What will the future be like, when the billions now thrown away in preparation for war are spent on useful things to increase the well-being of people, on the construction of decent houses for workers, on improving transportation, on reclaiming the land? 609 more words

Day Forty-Six

We did not need breakfast this morning after a generous dinner last night in the hotel, (mmm, coquelet roti), so we left the car in the hotel’s car park and walked into Colmar once more.  485 more words


Six weeks in ...

Brrrr. We dropped a few degrees on the Saturday transfer between France and Italy, but this was accompanied by a marked increase in humidity so it didn’t feel much cooler. 1,011 more words


Day Forty-Five

Our last morning in Evian-Les-Bains.  We said goodbye to Say and Noisette, who has now been forgiven for her knitting theft, and set our
sights on Switzerland.  275 more words