It was a few years after moving to France when we started looking for land to build a house in France. Now, the house is a home and we are settled.

1.2.3 – Dealing with Language Difficulties

After four years in France, language difficulties are not new to us, and we have developed strategies to deal with them.


Yesterday, on the way back from the prefecture, we chanced upon a building being torn down. The corner building was less than a shell of its former self. The sight of painted internal walls exposed to the street was arresting.