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Franca Bollo
Roma
No, I not really Monica Bellucci but it's the Internet ... .
Interests: napping pretty much sums it up.
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Corey, if you head back to France tomorrow, we'll understand.
Toggle Commented Nov 9, 2016 on America at Tongue in Cheek
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Vodka tonic but since I was out of tonic it was just vodka. So, I guess a really dry vodka martini.
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So, "Correction" is French for "child abuse"? Franca's being cranky. The idea of large people picking on those half their size does that to her. Comment dit-on "bully" en français?
Toggle Commented Aug 22, 2016 on The French StoryBook at Tongue in Cheek
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Allowables -Nikki Giovanni I killed a spider Not a murderous brown recluse Nor even a black widow And if the truth were told this Was only a small Sort of papery spider Who should have run When I picked up the book But she didn't And she scared me And I smashed her I don't think I'm allowed To kill something Because I am Frightened
Toggle Commented Aug 2, 2016 on It Does Matter at Tongue in Cheek
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I meant "skillet" but it's funny to imagine a fart in a skittle.
Toggle Commented Jul 15, 2016 on House Search in France at Tongue in Cheek
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As my mother would say, "You're like a fart in a skittle." And, I say that with complete love and admiration. If I could have just one-tenth of your energy.
Toggle Commented Jul 13, 2016 on House Search in France at Tongue in Cheek
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No roach clip this time but I will say adz/adze are very useful Scrabble words. Saw your mother at the store yesterday.
Toggle Commented May 26, 2016 on French Antique Guessing Game at Tongue in Cheek
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Look who's baaaaaaack ...
Toggle Commented May 26, 2016 on French Antique Guessing Game at Tongue in Cheek
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When I was about 11. Honestly, I was more upset at the possibility of having stitches than having been bitten.
Toggle Commented Apr 15, 2016 on Babette Kissed my Hand at Tongue in Cheek
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Did Sacha say "Look mom the USA with a extra large Florida" knowing that Florida is referred to as the USA's penis? Now my mind is spinning with metaphors.
Toggle Commented Apr 15, 2016 on Lemon Sunshine at Tongue in Cheek
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I think she had jam on her fingers.
Toggle Commented Apr 12, 2016 on Babette Kissed my Hand at Tongue in Cheek
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Oh, Puff. If I can get over being bitten in the face by a dog, so can you. It will open you up to a whole new world. xof
Toggle Commented Apr 12, 2016 on Babette Kissed my Hand at Tongue in Cheek
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Listen to Gene (that's what I call Diogenes cuz we're that close). He knows whereof he writes.
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W H I T E and the door as a horizontal window is a great reuse.
Toggle Commented Apr 7, 2016 on The Cassis Update at Tongue in Cheek
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Where are the logs of poo you sent me?
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Care to cite some sources to back your claim?
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Stan, please cite your sources so we can all learn about these lies.
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Mlle Pince-Gardon
Toggle Commented Nov 25, 2015 on Guessing Game... at Tongue in Cheek
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The artist is Jean Jullien. It's powerful in its simplicity, isn't it? http://www.jeanjullien.com/
Toggle Commented Nov 15, 2015 on Paris and Beyond at Tongue in Cheek
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This makes me want to go backpacking with Sheba, again ... minus the part where she sears my eyelashes down to nubs with her camp stove.
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Cat's whiskers.
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David Sedaris on Easter in France: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UagpFoguoUY
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Cook dinner? We graze ... cheese, crackers, olives, nuts, popcorn. Last night, we walked down the hill into North Beach and had dinner at Park Tavern. Chicory salad, roasted cauliflower, and a vodka gimlet.
Toggle Commented Mar 2, 2015 on What's for Dinner at Tongue in Cheek
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Love their tea leaf salad ...
Toggle Commented Mar 2, 2015 on What's for Dinner at Tongue in Cheek
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