A Tale of Two Cities, one of Charles Dickens' most popular works, is highly recognized for its opening line, "It was the best of times, it was the worst of times." The two cities of the title are Paris and London; the time is the height of the French Revolution. From the gripping opening scene of the coach drive to the heroic climax in the shadow of the guillotine, Dickens creates a vivid picture of social turmoil and the unfolding of a dramatic love story.
Flora heads for Mexico with a gorgeous man who came to clean her pool and left her breathless, exhausted, and with just a lingering guilty thought for her loyal husband. Now she embarks on an erotic adventure that tests the limits of her sexuality.
"Stupid, racist characterization of a black female"
Charlie Howard - mystery writer and professional thief - is flush with the success of his Paris book reading when he agrees to show a novice the basics of his other trade by breaking into the man's own apartment. Trouble ensues when it turns out the apartment belongs to someone else. The next day, Charlie's fence hires him to steal an ordinary-looking oil painting - from the same address. Mere coincidence?
"Art theft and murder in Paris, what else?"
Diese Ausgabe von Écoute Audio wird besonders liebevoll, denn das Hauptthema ist... die Liebe! Wie gehen die Franzosen mit der Liebe um? Inwiefern ist Paris eine der romantischsten Städte der Welt? Welche Ausdrücke benutzen die Franzosen, um ihre Liebe zu gestehen? Es gibt auch einen erfolgreichen aktuellen französischen Film mit Catherine Deneuve zu entdecken und auch die sehr auffälligen und unterschiedlichen Zahlen zwischen Deutschland und Frankreich.
In a loft in the 18th Arrondissment near Montmartre, Jamie Litton has become intoxicated with his life as a member of Parisian Cafe Society. A group of artists, musicians, and poets unconditionally embrace their newest member, not knowing that this somewhat eccentric man hides a dangerous secret. His best friend Ben Foulof, a missing journalist, is on the run from a powerful news organization that wants its rogue agent back - dead or alive.
"Seeds of Intrigue"
The second exciting adventure in a brand new series of linked multi-voice adventures for the Doctor and friends, based on characters from the classic TV series. Written by the acclaimed novelist Paul Magrs.
"The Doctor loves Paris."
Take one week in Paris and two best friends, add a tender first kiss on the Eiffel Tower, and voila - Scott Annechino and Wallis MacAllester-Moore awaken the passion that has been simmering since Scott's return to Napa.
"Story ok but performer not so much"
Today on O&A, we start the show talking about our upcoming interview later today with Paris Hilton. We take a call from a listener in China. We look through a group of teachers that have slept with students and hear from a couple of people who had relationships with teachers. This week is new intern week, which reminds us that we still don’t have any interns.
"La rue des Petits-Champs est parmi celles où l'on rencontre les plus jolies femmes de Paris...", songeait Nestor Burma lorsqu'entra dans son bureau Esther Lévyberg. Elle venait demander, contre le fantôme de son amant, protection pour elle et son frère, qui vendait de la toile au kilomètre. De la toile dont on fait des linceuls.
Six children, ages nine through "almost" 18, arrive in the City of Lights, Paris. Arthur and Gricinda, two of the children's parents, already having spent a romantic week alone in Paris, receive their arrival like floodgates at the ready. Their hotel rooms aren't ready, and they must settle in and enjoy the lights and sights of Paris, from three tiny furnished apartments, side by side. Not ideal. But the two adult guardians have trips and experiences planned, and gird themselves for the unknown.
"Suspected Architect of Paris Attacks Is Dead, According to Two Senior Intelligence Officials" is from the Top Stories section of The Washington Post. It was written by Souad Mekhennet, Anthony Faiola and Missy Ryan and narrated by Sam Scholl.
Raw time warden recruit John Thomason is sent to Occupied Paris in 1943. There, he must prevent the death of Nazi Commander-in-Chief Hermann Goering in order to prevent the collapse of the United States government.
Imagine Christmas in Paris and an uneasy feeling that something is very wrong in the case you are investigating. Chief of Police Nico Sirsky returns to work after recovering from a gunshot wound. He's in love and rearing to go. His first day back has him overseeing a jewel heist sting and taking on an odd investigation. Dental students discovered a message in the tooth of a severed head. Is it a sick joke?
Die ROSEN haben das Geheimnis gelüftet. Ihr letzter Hinweis führt sie in die Katakomben von Paris. Stufe um Stufe - ihrem Schicksal entgegen...
When Diana, 24, wakes after a night of passion with an old college friend Sandra, she finds herself alone. Or not quite alone, because Maria, Sandra's cleaner, is soon letting herself into the plush apartment. Feeling that she should have been satisfied by her incredible night with Sandra, Diana nevertheless finds herself drawn to Maria, a beautiful Spanish woman. Maria, 22, is quite short, but also extremely strong. Her large bust is packed tight into a short black dress and her voice ripples with sunshine.
"Sexy Maid Fantasy"
I just can't believe I slammed the door in Reagan MacPherson's face last night. Is her situation just like mine? Does she have some sort of smartass alien entity inside her brain? Is she registered? Do her friends know? Is she stronger than me? Does this somehow make me look hot to her? Is Liberty - the World's Greatest Hero - going to come after her like the way he's going to come after me? My name is Gabe Garrison, and this is the second volume of my story ...
"Supers are still...SUPER!"
Werewolf Calla Allen's ready to take her relationship with hot warlock Nash Ryder to the next level - the one where, after months of dating, they finally make the long anticipated woot-woot. (Yay!) It's been a long road getting to where she is in her life, and Calla finally feels comfortable enough to share that with the man she's fallen wildly in love with. And gorgeous Nash is more than ready to commit - until he wakes up after an incredible night of passion and finds any memory of Calla on the missing list. (Boo!)
"Not your usual romantic comedy!"
After 18 years as a political prisoner in the Bastille, the aging Dr. Manette is finally released and reunited with his daughter in England.
"tremendous narration-- dickens words come alive"
"It was the best of times, it was the worst of times"; "It is a far, far better rest that I go to than I have ever known"; so the novel begins and ends with some of Dicken's best-known words, and between the two is every Briton's view of the worst excesses of the French Revolution.
"A Rediscovery of an Old Friend"
When Savita and Becky take the train, Savita is desperate to hear what happened between her beautiful fair-haired friend and the gorgeous Mrs. Dipple, mother of one their best friends. The two college girls should be studying, but soon they are talking on Facebook. Becky's written description begins to excite her sultry friend.
"Nice follow up to SB1"