arrived by air in Toulouse on a beautiful spring day, but confirmed my
fears that the only bus to Condom is late in the afternoon. Still,
there are many things a man of leisure, such as I, can do to idle
away a few hours.
A beer and good lunch being one of them (roast duck and a Normandy apple
tart), followed by a leisurely stroll, visiting the most
depressing church I have been in, ever. Followed by a beautifully restored
cathedral, housing the grave of St Thomas Aquinus ?
The only background to this years visit are the strikes..... which
delayed my departure for two days, causing the riot police to follow
groups of students around Toulouse. The proposed law was later