Triumph, Indeed

Mint condition Triumph convertible. Make and model unknown. Parked in front of the Ralph Lauren boutique, 173 Blvd Saint-Germain, Paris. On this day, rain threatened. Time to garage the classic coupe until spring. I almost felt sad for the owner. Almost. Still, the car was a beauty. A Triumph, indeed.   BGT

Dispatches from Paris

It’s been an eventful few weeks here in Paris, so I thought I’d indulge in a Parisian recap of sorts. 1. As many of you are aware, France won the World Cup. Soccer (football) fans around the city were glued to cafe televisions during the process, with crowds spilling onto sidewalks and streets when the … More Dispatches from Paris

The Old Money Attribute: Independent Thinking

A couple of American OMG’s live in our neighborhood here in Paris. Every month or so, we’ll migrate to a cafe and share a coffee, huddling and communicating with the verbal shorthand and instant understanding that only fellow countrymen (and women) share. As expatriates, this camaraderie is refreshing, as we are immersed in the French … More The Old Money Attribute: Independent Thinking