En réponse à Peter Clark <[log in to unmask]>:
> On Sunday 14 July 2002 01:02, John Cowan wrote:
> > http://www.zompist.com/lemonde.html
> I rather like the phrase "Cette futilité absolue ne manque pas
> de charme..."
> even if it could be taken as derogatory. Or maybe its just because it's
Nope, it is derogatory even in French. But in this case I don't think that the
journalist meant it in a derogatory way. Or else why would he have spent time
on making an article about it :))) .
Take your life as a movie: do not let anybody else play the leading role.