Mardi Teaser (10 Juillet)

Teaser Tuesday is a weekly event in which participants share excerpts from their current reads: the host is Should Be Reading.

Only a handful of the French population — one recent estimate puts it at 10 percent — goes to church on a regular basis. “The fact of it is,” said Monsieur Farigoule, the retired schoolmaster who gives regular dissertations from his perch by the village bar on the¬†worsening¬†state of the world, “the plain fact of it is that the religion of the French is food. And wine, of course.” He tapped his empty glass with a fingernail to indicate that he might be persuaded to take a refill.

p. 22, French Lessons: Adventures with Knife, Fork, and Corkscrew. Meter Mayle

Oh, look, I found yet another book to add to my set of French-themed readings…

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5 Responses to Mardi Teaser (10 Juillet)

  1. Very interesting. Here's my Teaser

  2. Lianne says:

    Interesting teaser! French food sounds good right about now xD Thanks for sharing =)

    Here's my teasers for this week: http://www.rulethewaves.net/blog/?p=5174

  3. Such an interesting teaser!

    Here is my Teaser post!

  4. Candace says:

    Hi, great blog and neat teaser! I am a new follower from Teaser Tuesday. I would love a follow back!

    http://endlessdaysofbooks.blogspot.com/

    Candace

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