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Hugo

It’s so strangely intimate visiting someone else’s house. Victor Hugo’s apartment at le Place des Vosges wasn’t exactly what I anticipated. It was all too grandiose, from the papered walls and patterned ceilings, to the heavily carved dark wooden furniture, to the exorbitant displays of paintings, the hanging rows of porcelain, and the grand mirrors. 211 more words

France

Marius and Sylla

The Setting

Just before the time of Caesar, there existed a great rivalry between two men who had filled the world with their hatred for each other. 1,229 more words

Rome

un petit bistro que s'appel MARIUS

After visiting Marta’s new apartment on the Westerdok we go just around the corner for this great French-inspired restaurant, which is next to another funny place called Worst (as in sausage). 59 more words

Who Was to Blame?: An Analysis of Les Miserables and the Deaths of Les Amis

punkrogers:

kinda really want to see a bitter, angry version of empty chairs at empty tables, give me closed eyed tears at oh my friends and clenched fists at meet no more, kick a chair at what your sacrifice was for, give me a bitter,

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Books

Les Miserables Review:

I finished reading the longest book I have ever read a few months ago… Les Miserables (959 pages). I had already seen the play but I had not seen the movie. 425 more words

Anything

A Long-Overdue Recap of Events

I’m sorry. I’m sorry. I’m so sorry. I’ve been meaning to make this post for something like… what, a week and a half now? Some of the things I’m talking about are from not the most recent weekend, but the one before that. 279 more words

Angers