Tuesday, July 12, 2011

city of devotional light

When they discovered Dietrich had run out of money in her old age but wanted to continue living in France, the city government of Paris passed a special law: “Marlene Dietrich is not allowed to pay any rent in the City of Paris.” The city covered her rent quietly.

top image: ignore the cigarette and focus on those gloves!


amateur idler said...

Fantastic! Only France.

pal shazar said...

oh how i love paris!