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Why is it?

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Why is it that things that look AND sound better in French?
L x


  1. Oh Leeann, just because they do. When anyone speaks in French i literally go weak at the knees; and when anyone is talking about France my ears prick..i am hopeless and yes yes yes besotted with anything Amanda x

  2. I agree with Amanda. All things French are just better, prettier, yummier and more fabulous!

  3. Style with a French accent! How could it not look and sound better!!!!!

  4. This is definitely one of Life's little mysteries !

  5. Aneyefordetail29 July 2010 at 15:46

    For all of us Francophiles, this is SO TRUE! I'm going back to Paris in a month and am already counting the days!

  6. I remember when my taxi pulled into
    Paris for the first time, I knew
    nothing would ever be the same for
    me! as you have put it Fabulously
    French, says it all!

    Flora Doora

  7. I don't know the reason why but i agree... I wonder if the French do?Maryanne xo

  8. I love anything French, can't wait to go back to Paris for a visit!

  9. French...It is the universal attraction of innocent and unconditional beauty immersed in romantic and timeless elegance! Have a great weekend! verbenacottage

  10. Yes, dear Leeann that is the 64 million dollar question! Happy weekend to you both.
    Millie ^_^

  11. Hi Leeann,

    I agree with you! It is interesting how a French accent can sound so very sexy.

    Have a beautiful weekend


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