Monthly Archives: November 2011

The first six weeks

I’ve patched together some snippets from Skype and paragraphs from email.  Most have been written by Annie.

The beach and food

Marseille is getting better. The first few days I was really freaking out I thought “what did we get ourselves into?”  Everywhere we looked there were beggars and it felt like this was not the France  I love. But then we started exploring and found that they inhabit a very small area. Everything is very very close. As you move from one quarter to the next the mood and the ambiance changes dramatically. Continue Reading