Well, I didn't get to bed until close to midnight because I'd gone out (again) Friday night. We ate gallettes and crepes at Creperie Sainte Anne at Place Sainte Anne, and then hit a couple of bars before some of us headed home and others stayed out later (some much later; in fact one got scolded this morning because they ended up not going home and didn't notify their host family, so the host family called Staci...).
So, this morning I slept in until about 10:30. My lunch was, guess what? More gallettes!! Gallettes are basically crepes (did you know that crepes actually originated in Brittany?). Only you use a different kind of flour and they're purely savory. Then, I headed into town for a guided tour of central Rennes. We heard all about the history of the city; how it started out as a Gallo town, then became a Gallo-Roman city, and then a Breton city, and even how it was "joined" with France. And this was all learned while looking at the buildings around town. A very interesting tour, all in all.
Afterwards, we did the French thing and stopped at a patisserie and then at a small bar for some cafe and chocolat chaud (hot chocolate) with Brice and his girlfriend. Yes, I said bar. During the day, it's more of a cafe without food. It was a good time, talking about n'importe quoi (anything), en français, bien sûr!
Then, I went back to my house. We ate dinner around 7:00 (which is early; we usually eat closer to 8:30) and then afterwards watched "Et Demain, Paula," a French film about a homeless woman. I didn't get the whole story because the film was on the TV and therefore had no subtitles, but Paula, the homeless woman, used to be a lawyer and then her kids died and there was some sort of drama around that that I didn't quite understand, but it caused her to go out on the streets. I can't really explain it very well, but it is a good movie, and I understood enough while I was watching it to cry, as usual (seriously. I cry in kids' movies).
And after the movie, I headed up stairs to go to bed early so I could wake-up early Sunday morning for church
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