As we approached the main square in town after another great foreign film – Jean de Florette Part 2, we were surprised by the excellent sound quality coming from the band on stage.  Often, the music being played is marred by poor quality speakers but on this evening the singer was great and the sound was clear. In a tight leopard patterned outfit, the lead singer was belting out I Will Survive in a way that would have made Gloria Gaynor proud. 


Standing tall in the enthusiastic crowd was a big, proud papa with his daughter high on his shoulders and the two of them were swaying to the disco beat- the little girl’s pony tail going in one direction, while the tail on her animal back pack completed the arc in the other direction.  You couldn’t help but smile….