He always struck me as looking a bit liverish, but lots of older GPs had an affinity with the bottle.
101 is a good innings
Klaus Barbie was known as the butcher of Lyon.
Here in Cluny my hairdresser is on the rue 4eme Battaillon du Choc.
It was the name given the the battalion formed after the D Day landings from the Free French Army and the local Resistance.
We have a memorial for all the Jewish people who were sent to the camps.
What eventually happened to Barbie Jane? I met a chap in Bordeaux in '90ish, I think he was an ex diplomat, pretty ‘clued up’ anyway.
He said, "The Barbie ‘thing’ will disappear, too many high ranking politicians ‘contaminated’, as far as I know, he was right!
Mary Berry… a secret drummer… at 83…
Be interested if you know the outcome of the ‘Barbie’ saga Jane
According to Wikipedia, the Americans helped him escape to Bolivia, he was then extradited to France, tried and imprisoned and he then died of cancer (leukaemia).
Thanks Jane, I think there was, some ‘odd’ political involvement, at the time
If age is just a number, well two really in most people on SF’s case, then why can’t I swap my numbers around ?
Would love to be the age of my swapped numbers again
Ha!! I wouldn’t. It would make me 94
Oups, well you are still a spring chicken Mandy !
Would make me a ‘toy boy’, instead of me, having, ‘a much younger woman’.
I had a toy boy once … his batteries kept running out ! (groan)
Was that ‘Sparky, Sparky the Battery Boy’ Ann
I know this guy is only 70… but he is still facing a big challenge…
Sad to feel so full of despair … at any age…
I occasionally hop over to the scotch myself
Aretha Franklin seems to have been around forever… yet only 76… hope she comes through this…
One of my favourites…
This is so sad. She’s an incredible singer. This performance is mesmerising.
The blond woman is Carole King who wrote the song.