Is there anyone more enigmatic than Irène Jacob? In Krzysztof Kieślowski's iconic Trois Couleurs: Rouge (my personal favourite of the three) and La double vie de Véronique her presence is nothing less than mesmerizing. Scarves and melancholy never looked better:
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Stuff We Love
Bicycles (always), fresh winter air, walks in the mountains followed by glazed doughnuts, mandarin oranges, Fleetwood Mac, apple cider with bourbon, cinnamon bark ornaments, woodsy candles, mohair socks, plaid shirts, flannel shirts, duck boots, rotary phones, cat ornaments, the Sunshine Coast, real Christmas trees, LES MISERABLES!
Stuff We Hate
Crowds, Margaret Wente, stuffy air on the bus, conversation crashers at parties, Vancouver drivers, bad lemons, people who steal your newspaper, business dress codes, shorts in winter - seriously, Vancouver!