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Melanie Brown
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Hong Kong arrival
I left Paris at 11:30 Saturday night and arrived in Hong Kong Sunday at 6pm. I managed to sleep the last 20 minutes of the 12 hour flight - not exactly the best use of my flight time. Also it is weird when you lose almost a day in a plane. But the HK airpor...

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PS West Jet I don't love you
It is Jan 4 and I am at Edmonton airport checking in for my West Jet flight to Toronto, planning to transfer to Air France to Paris. The Gate Agent jauntily tells me I won't see my bags in Toronto as they are checked all the way through to Paris. Imagine my...

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#Thingsarenotnormalinparis
I have been seeing some posts lately about Paris being back to normal. Sorry to say, but this is not really true. Rue Mouffetard, normally a lively street  day and night, is empty since the January 7 attacks. Friends in town this week have not had to wait i...

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Charlie and the Anti-Muslim Media Factory
This article posted on Facebook
yesterday tripped the trigger for me, likely because I disagree with everything it says and it was posted by someone I like. Read the article in the link below. Link to article that made me lose my cool I am all for sharing a...

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When you start on your journey to Ithaca
Ithaca When you start on your journey to Ithaca, then pray that the road is long, full of adventure, full of knowledge. Do not fear the Lestrygonians and the Cyclopes and the angry Poseidon. You will never meet such as these on your path, if your thoughts r...

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#jesuischarlie
It has been two days since the senseless murders at the Charlie Hebdo office. It has been one day since the murder of a Paris police officer. Today two hostage situations are underway, at least one of which is directly related to the charlie hebdo incident....

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