Posts Tagged ‘4th of July’


Happy birthday to the United States, and to me!

One thing I have missed since leaving the United States is the fireworks on my birthday. My son used to think it was a appropriate way for the entire country to celebrate my achievements. Now he knows better… Don’t cry for me, though. I celebrated with a wonderful lunch on the Ile Saint-Germain, one of […]

Independence Day

I am fortunate enough to share a birthday with my adopted country, which makes the Fourth of July a very personal holiday for me. All those fireworks! I am honored. So today’s post will be limited to a copy of the Declaration of Independence and this link to many interesting sites and books dedicated to […]