By Pascal Garnier
Grâce à ses skills de cuisinier et à son charisme indolent, Gabriel - à peine débarqué d’on ne sait où - tisse des liens très forts avec les habitants d’une petite ville de Bretagne : une bien belle réceptionniste d’hôtel, deux junkies au bout du rouleau et surtout José, le buyer du Faro, dont l. a. femme est à l’hôpital…
Pareil au panda en peluche échoué sur le comptoir du Faro, Gabriel offre sa personne et son temps à celles et ceux qui viennent à lui, plus surpris ou séduits que méfiants. Et pourtant, s’ils savaient… determine marquante de los angeles littérature française contemporaine, Pascal Garnier avait élu home dans un petit village en Ardèche pour se consacrer à l’écriture et à l. a. peinture. Il nous a quittés en mars 2010. Peintre d’atmosphère alliant los angeles poésie d’Hardellet à los angeles approach de Simenon, styliste du détail juste, il excelle dans l. a. mise en scène des vies simples, celles du voisinage, des souvenirs d’enfant, des je me souviens qui tissent nos mémoires. Mais chez Pascal Garnier, ce beau calme des banlieues de l’âme et de l’époque prépare toujours d’effroyables orages, avec froissement de tôles et morts en série…
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Not read anything? If I don’t write anything, what would I do? I’ll ﬂunk out of Composition. I’ll have to repeat the class. I’ll copy out of books like the others. No, I’ll write, I’ll write myself. Fine, they’ll kick me out. They’ll beat me until I die. Did you think they’d forever go on picking you up and patting little Sweetie on the back? If only I was good at math. I wish I could play soccer . ” The samovar in front of Granny was boiling. Granny poured a glass of tea and placed it in front of me.
Echo throughout the bathhouse. And in the same way, we fear that due to the sheer, overpowering force of his strong paws which bend our necks to the left and right, little by little our necks will become loose and will come out suddenly from between our shoulders, and our heads will remain in his hands and our bodies will fall on the ﬂoor of the bathhouse. As we know, the body-washer never does this to a corpse and this is where it becomes evident to us how forbearing and kind body-washers are.
Hosseini went inside. My spirits rose. I ate the bread and pedaled my bicycle into the street, and off I went. In two hours. ” I would have to kill the two hours until it was time to go see the principal. I knew Mr Hosseini to be a man of his word and that he would deﬁnitely phone the principal. However, I was so ﬁlled with dread, I feared he would forget. The schoolkids were walking to school with books and schoolbags in hand and I was wandering around in the streets, lost and bewildered. I wanted to go to school and stand there and wait.