Coffee Cups & Campgrounds: The Road Back to France

Coffee Cups & Campgrounds: The Road Back to France

"'Mid pleasures and palaces through we may roam, Be it ever so humble, there's no place like Home." - J. Howard Payne "A man travels the world over in search of what he needs and returns home to find it." - George Moore "I have measured out my life with coffee spoons." -T.S. Eliot . I stared out the window, watching Germany roll by as we made our way to Freiburg. "You know," I said to Olivier.  "I can't recall the last time that I had a decent cup of coffee." He pulled on his beard as he steered our little Renault up the highway. After a moment of recalling all of the cups of coffee we had had recently, he finally stated, "We haven't had a decent cup of coffee since we left France." It was true.  I had some drip coffee from a bakery with my kanelgiffel in Copenhagen.  We made some nasty instant sludge while camping in Sweden & had some watered-down American style joe...
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