From Amy Thomas, author of Paris, My Sweet. A love affair with Paris, New York, sweets and, now, a little girl named Parker.
Wednesday, August 19, 2009
French word of the day: la chaleur
The country is being smothered by a heat wave. It’s hot in Paris, but it’s apparently broiling down south. So hot that certain regions have mandated a lower speed limit (la vitesse limitée) to lower emissions and smog.