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Stuck at the Beach with Madame Chamberlaine

Tzipie Wolner

“So, Madame, where are we going?” I asked Madame. Shuly was looking out the window of the taxi, her nose pressed tight against the pane. “Ah, ma petite! You’ll smell it in a second.”

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Shuly took a deep breath. “Ahh! The beach!” Oui, chèrie!” Madame said. “We are almost at la plage!” “Shuly did you hear that? Plage! Sounds like we’ll be plunging into the water!” “I sure will!” We raced out of the taxi and into the hot sun. We removed our shoes when we got to the sand. Wow, there was so much sand! The tiny grains settled in my socks and rubbed between my toes and ahhhhhh! This was so amazing! 

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