Debbie (debmats) wrote,
Debbie
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July 6, 1983

* Paris *

Went on a city tour of Paris. Afterwards, had lunch in a café by the Louvre. Spent two hours in the Louvre - saw the Mona Lisa Whoop de doop. I was burned out. Came back to the hotel and zonked. That night went to The Folies Bergere. There was one beautiful ballet/dance with a woman who falls in love with a statue, one full moon night. The statue comes to life and they do a beautiful pas de deux.

Went to the corner bar and had ham and cheese crepes and wine. Nice.



Notes:
All my life, I'd heard about the Mona Lisa. It was sort of a let down to finally see the very SMALL painting - plus we had to stand a bit far away to view it.

I was a bit scandalized to see that the two dancers were NOT wearing very much at all.
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