By Stephen Clarke
In line with Stephen Clarke's personal reports and with names replaced to "avoid embarrassment, attainable felony motion, and to avoid the author's legs being damaged through a person in a Yves Saint Laurent suit," A 12 months within the Merde provides excellent leisure for Francophiles and Francophobes alike.
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