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Au Reservoir*

2 March, 2012

The Author is off to Paris for the weekend.

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*The clever French mispronunciation invented by E.F. Benson’s Lucia in Mapp and Lucia (recommended reading):

‘”It was that summer when you invented saying “Au reservoir” instead of “Au revoir”. We all said it for about a week and then got tired of it. Miss Mapp came here just about then, because she picked it up at my garden-party…Yes: it was the au reservoir year, because she said au reservoir to everyone as they left, and told me she would take it back to Tilling.”


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  1. Anonymous permalink
    5 March, 2012 1:15 pm

    That’s one skinny building!

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