Monday, May 19, 2014
( 8:17 PM ) The Rat
"THIS WAS NOT SIMPLY BECAUSE I WAS IN PARIS, THOUGH IT HAS LONG HELD A KIND OF MAGIC FOR MANY AMERICANS. IT WAS BECAUSE I WAS THERE ON MY OWN..." Solo in Paris, via IKM.
It seemed that time had slowed. In certain ways, Paris felt like New York after a couple of glasses of wine. Or as Edmund White tells a fellow American in Inside a Pearl: My Years in Paris: 'To me it seems so calm after New York. As if I’d already died and gone to heaven'...
# Posted by The Rat @ 8:17 PM