Doris Day. The only person I know who ever looked good in coral lipstick. Amazing career, effervescent life, despite being betrayed in some way by most of her husbands. 97 is not a bad run.


20190509_141225~2.jpg My European grandmother feeding a piglet at Au Lutin Qui Bouffe when they lived in Montreal. Photo by Jean-Paul Cuerrier.

The setting for an extremely Film Noir occurrence. I also love the idea of a photographer in a tiny dark room set up somewhere in the restaurant, feverishly developing photos while people eat very long, 3-hour French dinners.