Tonight my dinner is with the group "Gervaise", named for one of the
heroines of a great novel by Emile Zola. Gervaise is an ideal name for
our stay in Paris, but we may change this for something more "Vendéen" when we
get to Les Sables, but for now Emily, Andy, Maggie and I sit down for
Lebanese food in one of my favorite Parisian restaurants, Les Cèdres du Liban.
Eryn Hammond is in this group too, but she's still working on her jet lag for