re-publishing today's "extra" edition v a Teddy bear lover.le nounours (noo-noorce) : teddy bear Word origin: Nounours--from un ours (en peluche), or a "stuffed bear," is French baby talk. View a perform of French baby Talk here.Audio File: Download MP3 or
Un nounours c'est un câlin à quatre pattes.A teddy is a cuddle v paws in ~ the end. (Gill Davies) Pronounce It perfect in French - with exercises in sound discrimination and also accurate sound creation. Order your copy here.
When ns was little, in ~ the hospital getting my tonsils out, my stepfather (we'll contact him that, as penis was a large part of my childhood, also if mother never married him) carried me a huge teddy bear. Only, when prick learned the the tiny girl sharing my room to be dying, he gave her the large teddy bear. (He gave me another, on his next hospital visit.)My would-be stepfather pass away number of years ago, yet I will never ever forget his gesture. From then on, teddy bears were huge in mine life and also that seeds of empathy grew and grew.
"Teddy, Resurrected". This yellow nounours, seemingly rescued native the municipal trash, was offered to my mother by a villager in Les Arcs-sur-Argens. As you can see, ns swiped that from Jules....
We all must vent sometimes. Walk ahead, air her teddy laundry! (Can't remember where this picture was taken... Not too much from Sainte Cécile.)
Longing to walk out and play.... A teddy reminder that we could stop what we space doing, because that a moment, and get out for some fresh air. Options come and also problems seems to settle themselves... With the aid of a little fresh air.
(A second reminder to obtain up and also get out for part fresh air. You essential that 2nd reminder, didn't you?)
Teddy bear hanging out in Les Baux de Provence. And also thanks for hanging out with me, to ~ readers, for a couple of moments this Thursday morning.... I essential to concentration on something as well as the pounding and also sawing and crumbling walk on roughly here this morning.Did you ever have a teddy bear? When's the last time you provided someone a nounours? Comment here. My friend Kate provided me two last time I saw her. I shook mine head, "It's been years..." ns thought, and my thoughts skipped off, right down memory lane. To leave a comment, click here.
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