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Richard Barrette
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The Cost of Being Cheesed Off
I'm interrupting my regularly scheduled vacation reporting to share with you a story of great importance... “What was all the screaming about?” I asked as I stepped
through the front door. I had just returned to the house after attempting to
help my next-do...

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And What Do You Do For A Living?
While still technically a work day, our Thursday in Toulon
was the first hint of what our vacation would be like together. I spent the
morning enjoying the ocean breezes, coastal scenery, and sunny weather of
Toulon while Melissa went to meetings. After lun...

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Sometimes It's Best To Leave The Lens Cap On
We were in France so that The Boss could attend a French and American
symposium on incredibly boring stuff that admittedly pays well. The first
day-and-a-half of the symposium on incredibly boring stuff was held in Paris.
The following two days were held in...

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Sometimes It's Best To Leave The Lense Cap On
We were in France so that The Boss could attend a French and
American symposium on incredibly boring stuff that admittedly pays well. The
first day-and-a-half of the symposium on incredibly boring stuff was held in
Paris.    The following two days were held...

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One Paris Afternoon in Photographs
My day of exploring Paris started with sights like this. There were big, beautiful, gold statues everywhere. I walked through the city with the time and the freedom to indulge my curiosity about every sight I saw. It was a grey, chilly, wet afternoon, but t...

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Don't Touch the Bread! And Other Rules For Survival In France
Whatever you do, if you’re traveling to France, DON’T touch
the bread basket when it arrives at your dinner table. That basket of sliced baguette heavenliness
is not there to quiet the hunger beast growling in your belly. It is there to
torment you. It is t...

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Don't Touch the Bread! And Others Rules For Survival In France
Whatever you do, if you’re traveling to France, DON’T touch
the bread basket when it arrives at your dinner table. That basket of sliced baguette heavenliness
is not there to quiet the hunger beast growling in your belly. It is there to
torment you. It is t...

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I Can Hear Again
So, how did I end up Jonesing for a cup of coffee in the
heart of Paris without a Euro to my name?   As with most things in my life, it was the The Boss’ fault. Well, at
least the being in Paris part. It all started with a casual comment she dropped
at work...

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