Monthly Archives: April 2017

April was not the cruelest month

April was not the cruelest month

We were due.

I had not been back since 2014. Catherine and Annie had not been back to the United States since we moved to France in 2011, and therefore had not seen any of my family. Catherine had the first two weeks of April off for Spring break, and because this summer we had other plans, now was time for a visit to North America. We pulled her out of school a week early, and on the last Monday in March we took our first flight out of the airport at Montpellier (MPL – MPV is that other city with one l). Continue Reading