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On this day in history...

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Rouen surrenders to Henry V in the Hundred Years’ War. This completed his reconquest of Normandy.

On This Day In History...

Capturing Magic: Visiting Towns Rouen.

Another stop during our tour “Capturing Magic” is going to be in Rouen. It is located in the Seine Maritime department in Normandy. It is the capital of the “Haute Normandy” Region and has so much history, it would take me more than one post to tell you all about. 581 more words

Travel Photography

Rouen and Vernon

For my last full day in France, I decided to spend a quiet day in Rouen, then Vernon. Both of these cities are only about an hour from Paris. 59 more words

HER LAST NIGHT ON EARTH

(musings upon The Maid of Orleans) 

for the solitary unfledged heroine

no disciples to serenade choral accolades

sweet death could not come quick enough

be it by fire or tempered steel blades… 180 more words