But reality returns, and we are home again! The day after we got back I started a new job at Cornerstone Schools of Alabama (www.csalabama.org) teaching 6-8 grade English. It has been pretty wild!
A post for days gone by!
Monday: Post-Louvre, Pre-Eiffel Tower climb
Tuesday: Musee d'Orsay!
Bridging the Seine
Dessert platter extraordinaire.
Outside St. Sulpice
Wednesday: Walk from Etoile Victor Hugo to the Luxembourg Gardens
In the gardens
Bike ride through the gardens:
Friday: Pere Lachaise
Tyler at the gravesite of Gericault. A bronze sculpture of the artist and a relief of his "Raft of the Medusa" are installed on the tomb.
with a map of Pere Lachaise
to Montmartre and up to the dome of Sacre Coeur
Back on the streets... yes, I had a sketch made. No, it doesn't look much like me.
But, look how French my sketcher is!
Can't believe it's time to go. What a wonderful week!!!