Monthly Archives: March 2012

The Luck of the “Quoi”

“You are just guessing now,” MB says.  “You aren’t even attempting to work it out in your head.” “No, I’m stupid, obviously.  Just stop trying to teach me; it’s pointless.” MB is rolling his eyes at me.  “Eh,” he says … Continue reading

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You Speakin’ in English?

On an afternoon out with a one of our recent visitors, we were walking down the street speaking in English.  At one point, we wandered by a group of young men, all speaking in French, as we got close, one … Continue reading

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