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PARIS

Early morning in Montmartre

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6:30am

Abbesses metro station

A sunny yellow metro chair greets me with a smile. He must have had a good night.

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6:45

Murs des Je t'aime Square Jehan Rictus

311 ways to say I love you, and most who visit search for their own language. Maybe that's what the broken red hearts are for?

Nature makes its mark on manmade objects. Would it be as beautiful without the wind and rain? The accidental abrasions?

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7:30am

Good morning, poppies. Hello there, buttery croissants. Bon Matin, lattes in bowls fit for Brobdingnagians.

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8:00am

Parvis du Sacré-Cœur

The sun isn't up yet, and neither is anyone else. Except you, sending me smoke signals. The early riser catches the fresh baguette!

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