Showoffs.

There are many interesting things that I could tell you about this photo. For starters, I could say that we’re standing in a private residence on top of the Australian Embassy, facing a wall of windows that look directly out to the Seine and the Eiffel Tower. I could explain that this lovely international array of women are from my french conversation class. I could tell you that for the end-of-year party, our group recited a children’s poem, and I might even elaborate on just how embarrassing it is to basically recite Dr. Seuss when the group before you went balls to the wall with Baudelaire.

But no. What I will say about this picture is that immediately after we finished our timid presentation, an imposing Mongolian woman led her group with one hell of an Edith Piaf impersonation. NON! RIEN DE RIEN! NON! JE NE REGRETTE RIEN!

God I love a good showoff.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s