Our National Day

There is a quiet busyness in the village this morning. Sundays are usually even more sleepy than usual but today there is a low rumble of trucks and vehicles around the village green where tables and benches are being set up in readiness for the ‘repas’ (meal) that will be shared with the commune…and no doubt washed down with plenty of wine. Today is La Fête Nationale, the national day here in France. I have a feeling it is going to be a relaxing and long day 🙂


A Bientot!

About Al in France

Dreams do come true and after many years I am now retired and living in France.
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1 Response to Our National Day

  1. margaret21 says:

    Yeah, but workers have been cheated, n’est-ce-pas? No day off……..
    I loved those long, lazy boozy communal meals in the sunshine. Enjoy today!

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