Thursday, May 12, 2016

Lebanon's history via pop culture 57

With many words of our language derived from French, our old colonizing nation, it was fitting to mix and match a French calendar and see how enduring the concept it offers still is – we, consciously or unconsciously, still model our lives on old patterns of thinking inherited from the French way of life. Bkerke, the Maronite headquarter, still celebrates Easter Monday mass for France after all.