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Last weekend was the Last Weekend.

I finished my final exam yesterday*, certain it wouldn’t go well. Fortunately, I proved myself wrong and walked out with a goofy grin and a pleasant high. Though, over a short time, my thoughts began to turn once again to … Continue reading

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The Infamy of French Bureaucracy : My adventures in avoiding deportation

Wednesday afternoon, as I ambled back home from the downtown centre of Rennes from yet another visit to the Centre de Mobilité Internationale, I was contemplating what I could discuss next on my blog. I’ve made brief mentions in past … Continue reading

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Cheese, skis, and commencing 2013

*Two things I would like to note. The first being that it is now February March and this post is long overdue, and thus I say, ‘oops’. The second is that I actually had to look up the plural of ski, because … Continue reading

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Bits and pieces of London, UK

When I wrote my post about my trip to London, naturally I wrote more about the adventure than the random details or what was going through my head at the time between the adventure bits. I thought I might mention … Continue reading

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Sitting in an English Garden, waiting for the sun…

*Click on pictures to enlarge them* While the autumn “reading week” has become more and more scarce at universities back home, the French still make sure to enjoy some time off for vacation at the end of October, called les … Continue reading

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Hard to concentrate.

It’s been one month of living in Rennes, and I can’t quite describe how I feel about that. While this past month seems to have gone by in a hurry, it also feels like it’s been much longer. It seems … Continue reading

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“Vivre en intelligence”

L’Hôtel de Ville and motto of Rennes, Bretagne, France.

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Voyage, voyage.

Rain has begun falling intermittently from the dark skies as the weekend draws to a close. Thinking back to where I was only a week ago, I find it interesting to think about how life can seem to change as … Continue reading

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“Plutôt la mort que la souillure”

… “Kentoc’h mervel eget bezañ saotret”, the motto of Bretagne in Breton language, or in English, “Rather Death than Dishonour” I’ve finished more than a full week of my exchange and can confidently say that if the rest of the  year … Continue reading

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“Your gate is B29, be there by the time shown here.”

And naturally, I arrived way earlier than necessary. Usual state of business when I fly. I’m currently waiting at the gate and wondering if I want to venture off for a coffee. My parents dropped me off at the airport not too … Continue reading

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