Rise and Shine

Rise and Shine

Rise and shine, people, it’s Sunday funday! I slept poorly last night, waking up a number of times and not being able to drown out the white noise of the fan that we had on to keep us somewhat cooler in the still-hot summertime swelter that Lyon is experiencing...
Trotinette

Trotinette

So I’m still a little sick – mostly the throat is better but the cold and the running nose still remain – and I’d hoped to be able to get out for an hour this afternoon after watching the Tour de France stage finish. As it turned out, though, I...
Bastille Day

Bastille Day

I am still not feeling great this morning but I wanted to get a short run in anyway. Cécile and Jamie are due back later in the afternoon and I had to fit in some shopping, some work, and at least the start of today’s stage of the Tour de France before they did....
Sick

Sick

So this is how it is going to go. The day that I bid farewell to the office for a couple of weeks of vacation and the cold and cough that has been threatening to bring me down for the last couple of days finally strikes. That tickle in the throat had worsened...
Great Scene: Lethal Weapon

Great Scene: Lethal Weapon

I flashed back today on a great scene in the original Lethal Weapon movie. To set the scene: There’s a depressed guy threatening to kill himself by jumping off a building The cops along with a crowd are watching from down on the street – will he do it?...