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Location France
Introduction I am English and have been living in South West France for the last nine years, with my half French, half English lover and our smooth haired Fox Terrier; 'Crusoe'. I have a very curious mind and blog about all sorts of things.
Interests Beautiful, well made, old and new objects/clothes of quality, Art, Antiques, Garden Design, Interior Design, Films, Architecture, Wine (drinking of), Food, Books, Reading, Pretty much anything Italian, Travel, Discovering places off the beaten track, History, The Sixties, Art Deco era, Georgian era, The Renaissance, Dogs, Daydreaming, Photography, Skiing.
Favorite Movies Breakfast at Tiffany's, The Shining, La Bonne Annee, Les Amants du Pont-Neuf, The Graduate, The Bourne trilogy, The Great Escape, Citizen Kane, Life is Beautiful, The scent of Green Papaya, The (original!) Itlalian job, The Horseman on the Roof, Betty Blue, Ryan's Daughter. There are many more.
Favorite Music Everything from Offenbach to Massive Attack
Favorite Books Oh so many here are a few: Evelyn Waugh, F Scott Fitzgerald, Edith Wharton, Marcel Pagnol, Lauree lee, Frances Hodgson Burnett, Dirk Bogarde.....