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“The reason people find it so hard to be happy is that they always see the past better than it was, the present worse than it is, and the future less resolved than it will be.” –Marcel Pagnol


Post # 300 Uncle Bardie's Movie of the Week: A two-fer

Once a week on Monday, Uncle Bardie shares a movie with his Readers he gives a big two thumbs up. It will simply be a short excerpt or a trailer. 602 more words

Movie Of The Week

Marcel Pagnol : 120 ans, et pas une ride

Pour commémorer les 120 ans de la naissance de l’écrivain, le Figaro Hors-Série publie un numéro exceptionnel, entre album souvenir, portrait ensoleillé, profil d’une œuvre généreuse, au charme éternel.

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The Baker's Wife

This show, based on the Marcel Pagnol & Jean Giono film La Femme du Boulanger, has had a troubled history. The Guys & Dolls boys Frank Loesser & Abe Burrows were originally planning to turn it into a musical in the 50’s, but it never came off. 482 more words


La Chanteloube

Elizabeth, Isabelle et leur chienne Holly, une whippet très gentille, vous invite dans leur maison provençale nichée dans un écrin de verdure, sur la colline du vieux Bouilladisse, avec une vue exceptionnelle sur la montagne de la Sainte Baume. 867 more words

Chambre D'hôte

Keep France French!

I love France!  I love its culture, customs, language and its ‘quirkiness.’ I’ve been there various times over the years and plan to settle there soon and travel around the country.   429 more words