That, however, is nothing to what happened in Strasbourg last week. The French on the other side of the Rhine not only had adopted the American feast day earlier than the Germans but in the meantime have developed St. Valentine's Day even further true to their slogan: En France, nous n’avons pas de pétrole, mais nous avons des idées ! (In France we have no oil but ideas!). Voilà, here comes the St. Valentine's Decade (No, not ten years but ten days).
And what do my American friends who invented Slow Food think about the pleasures of a slow party?
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