“Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness, and many of our people need it sorely on these accounts. Broad, wholesome, charitable views of men and things cannot be acquired by vegetating in one little corner of the Earth all one’s lifetime.”..... Mark Twain
Thursday, May 17, 2018
At the bus stop
Today we buy
shoes and visit the Avignon mall, French Style. It’s Memorial Day here and the buses
don’t run on the regular time schedule. We have to walk home from the mall in
the new shoes.
Rue de Luce
Afterwards, a long nap taken.
I finish a
book, “Let’s not go to the dogs tonight”, by Alexandria Fuller, which I highly recommend. It's a lovely story about childhood in Africa.
Dinner is a
faux taco salad and bottle of Chardonnay.
sings a woeful song of sleep and we answer the call.