Parks, Parrot Heads and Painted ceilings

Paris is an eclectic city sometimes. I am often amazed at the diversity of things and people and events I see here, and how varied they are in my own life.

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One day I am wandering a brand new park in the 17th watching teenagers practice their skateboard and rollerblade moves on the new installation…

And then a handful of days later I am jumping up and down with a shark hat on at a Jimmy Buffett concert at Le Trabendo, a delightfully small (and hot) concert hall where you get up close and practically personal with the artists on stage… Um… I got my Hermès gavroche signed by Buffett while I was pressed up against the gate at the front of the stage. Yeah. Happy doesn’t begin to describe what I felt after that evening of fun!

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And then a week or so later I find myself on the arm of Chéri, strutting around with a slew of geeks at the Open World Forum cocktail at the uber swanky reception hall at the Mairie de Paris… Complete with painted ceilings and chandeliers…

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Paris can offer up such a interesting, full and diverse life… I am so lucky to live here.

3 thoughts on “Parks, Parrot Heads and Painted ceilings

  1. These photos really illustrate Parisian diversity. LOVE JImmy Buffet! And small venues where you can really get a connection to performers. Thanks for all🙂

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