Tag: Marseille

Do you want to go to a football match?

This was the question posed to me by my beloved who, courtesy of the mayor of Nice, had been invited to the first home game of the season at OGC Nice’s Allianz stadium. Usually my answer would be affirmative but in the current environment… Continue Reading “Do you want to go to a football match?”

Trip to Aix-en-Provence

We spent much of last week-end in Aix-en-Provence, principally to catch a couple of stages of the Tour de France but also to enjoy some time in one of our favoured spots. Typically, I meet up with friends in Aix a couple of times… Continue Reading “Trip to Aix-en-Provence”

Differing fortunes

On the one hand, it’s been a disappointing week end. I’ll start with the football. My beloved boys in claret and blue lost 3-0 to¬†Chelsea at Wembley in the FA Cup semi-final. Having played well in the first half, they were unfortunate not to… Continue Reading “Differing fortunes”

Please, he’s all yours!

My beloved rang me this morning from Germany. He only ever rings me for two reasons: either¬†he’s at a loose end or he wants me to do something. I always know when it’s the former. He’s got nothing to do so assumes I must… Continue Reading “Please, he’s all yours!”