Friday, March 11, 2016

Smelly Little Fish

I believe it was Dr Spo who recently wrote about the joys of a can of sardines.  I thought I had a picture someplace.  Here is a store that sold nothing but sardines of every imaginable variety and origin.  It was in St-Malo on the coast of Brittany, not far from Mt St Michelle.

I was surprised by the ability of small shops focussing on just one thing, and doing it very well, to stay in business. I wonder if it is still there. We should move in across the street and open a shop that sells nothing by crackers.


  1. Anonymous3/11/2016

    ... or air freshener.

    ~ Freckles

  2. Anonymous3/11/2016

    It just goes to show how bonkers the French are.

  3. Singleness of purpose has its advantages.

  4. Oh joy! Oh ecstasy! Oh for a tin of tiny fishes !