This francophone city is older than Canada with over 375 years of history and with time comes a developed and refined culture, which many would find paradoxical — both seasoned and fresh.
“I like trains. I like their rhythm, and I like the freedom of being suspended between two places, all anxieties of purpose taken care of: for this moment I know where I am going.”
“Her smile, I’m sure, burnt Rome to the ground.”
“There is but one Paris and however hard living may be here, and if it became worse and harder even—the French air clears up the brain and does good—a world of good.”