I would like to share with you today a story about a restaurant owned and operated, for many years, back in the 1950′s, by my father, dearest Jean-Paul, the Braemar Restaurant, which was located at 8440 St-Lawrence Boulevard, just north of the Metropolitain Highway 40, which crosses, still nowadays, the city of Montreal, [...]
To the Lighthouse Virginia Woolf Harvest Books 1989
‘No going to the Lighthouse, James.’ he said, as he stood by the window, speaking awkwardly, but trying in deference to Mrs Ramsay to soften his voice into some semblance of geniality at least.
Odious little man, thought Mrs Ramsay, why go on saying that.
Aubigny-sur-Nère teddy bears Tourist Office © 2010 Scotiana
As it has been the case for twenty-two years now, the Scottish-French festivities are going to take place in Aubigny-sur Nère on the 14th of July. The whole town will again resound cheerfully with music, cries of joy, and the clatter of horses’ hooves as [...]
Charles Rennie Mackintosh circa 1900
“Let Glasgow Flourish” can we read on the city of Glasgow coat of arms…
Charles Rennie Mackintosh is certainly the artist who most contributed to make Glasgow flourish! The Art Nouveau style he gave to a number of buildings in his native town, and which came to be known [...]