Pete Crowther

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On Speaking French - Poem by Pete Crowther

When I heard him
struggle
to speak French,
I thought: “My French,
though not fluent,
is better than that”.


Comments about On Speaking French by Pete Crowther

  • (5/3/2006 8:06:00 AM)


    Ha, , ha. This is Lovely and funny.

    Peace.
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  • (5/1/2006 8:41:00 AM)


    I love these brief moments of triumph. But then, there are so many more languages I can't speak: (A funny one. It is true that brevity is the soul of wit. Warmly, Julia (Report) Reply

  • (4/27/2006 8:42:00 AM)


    Hahaha, Peter! Been there/thought that! ... Just glad I wasn't foolish enough to say, 'May I be of help? ' (Report) Reply

  • (4/27/2006 6:54:00 AM)


    Oh, I'm laughing Pete! So true. My favourite is when you see people shouting slowly at someone who can't speak English, as if that's going to help somehow! J'adore.
    Hugs (from a terrible French speaker)
    Anna xxx
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Poem Submitted: Thursday, April 27, 2006

Poem Edited: Thursday, April 27, 2006


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