Month: May 2011

Our story begins in Paris, France, fifteen years ago. This is when a city girl in her early thirties, a newlywed, followed her husband to Seattle, WA, in one swift lateral move. [Paris latitude: 48 degrees 52’ N. Seattle latitude: 47 degrees 36’ N.] As a result, she traded Parisian grey skies (“la grisaille”) for…

French American Chamber of Commerce of the Pacific Northwest where I finally picked up our passports Having lived in the United States for nineteen years, I do not have frequent contact with the French Administration anymore. A few of years ago, I had to fly to San Francisco with my son, so we could renew our French passports. It is…