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CultureShock! Paris by Frances Gendlin

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‘How can foreigners say they like France, but not the French? It’s the French who made the France they like—and keep it that way.’—Getrude Stein

 

 

 

WHEN YOU FIRST COME TO PARIS, you’ll wonder, “What are the Parisians like?” In fact, Parisians are a constant topic of conversation among newcomers, at least until they think (they think!) they have finally understood the essence of the French. But the truth is that the answers—for there are many, and they may not always be consistent—come slowly, or as the French say, petit à petit. This is only ...

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