French Sabbatical

My family's year in France…

Day 331 (27 May 2011) – Royal de Luxe II

Who knew that a girl playing with her dog could draw such a crowd… And not just that, but the city closed streets to traffic, tram lines were interrupted, and people left work early. Students were present with their classes and people climbed up on structures to get a better view. Melinda and I were fortunate to be there ourselves. And how about the fact that I had my cell phone video going to capture the exciting goings-ons! Take a look:

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  1. How lucky are you…what a spectacle. We followed the set up photos last night on their facebook page and again this morning as the little girl awoke. We kept scanning the photos for you guys in the crowd. Beautiful.

    Comment by greg | May 27, 2011 | Reply

  2. […] the Royal de Luxe in Nantes, from May, one of Melinda’s sabbatical highlights (learn more at this blog link). The photo on the wall is up in our kitchen. Extra credit points to anyone who can find another […]

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