Friday, October 30, 2009

More Halloween sightings in France ...

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As promised, some more sightings of Halloween while on my trip, earlier this month, in France.

In the bakeries of Chartres ...

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Another bakery (boulangerie) in Chartres ...
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In a chocolatier's window in Chartres ... oh so tempting!
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A pharmacy window in Limoges, France - where many pharmacies had Halloween decor in their windows. I'm not quite sure why French pharmacies celebrate Halloween, but after visits to so many of the bakeries and chocolatiers, maybe you need a pharmacy! hee hee
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Then there's always a gargoyle, or two, looking down at you on the cathedrals. These are the fellows keeping watch on the St. Etienne Cathedral in Limoges.
photo copyright Judith Nijholt-Strong

And the very old, very crumbling, headstones of the graveyard in Château-Chervix, France ...
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Sufficiently spooky, non?!
;o)
Tot ziens,
Judy
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