Daily Archives: March 20, 2010

Fino’s Guide to the French – Issue #4 – Service and Space


“Wafer-thin mint monsieur?” – line from “The Meaning of Life” (1983) by Monty Python in the Mr Creosote sketch Coming back to Parisian service, it is one of the many crazy contradictions in living here that the service can be … Continue reading

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Fino’s Guide to the French – A Reading List


References A Year in the Merde by Stephen Clarke (I haven’t read it, I’ve lived it but apparently it is a really funny book as well as the others in the same series) 60 Million Frenchmen Can’t Be Wrong by … Continue reading

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