One Fine Wire

On a recent weekend, I walked in the Bois de Vincennes, a huge park to the east of Paris.93.boisvincennes.2014aA group of amateur tightrope walkers had set up shop.93.boisvincennes.2014bThe word for “tightrope walker” in French is fun: it’s funambule.


4 thoughts on “One Fine Wire

  1. The Bois de Vincennes is right near where I used to nanny. Sometimes, in the afternoon after school, Mathilde and I would bring stale baguettes to throw to the swans.

    Or AT the swans, rather; they didn’t seem to want them either.

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