moblog uk

silly old moblog

by swamprose

user profile | dashboard | imagewall

« older newer »

There is a crack in everything That's how the light gets in

Mon pays, c'est l'hiver.
my dog blog

my Flickr photos, where my plants and fungus live

Search this moblog

Recent visitors

desolee or d�©sol�©e

(viewed 1014 times)
Bookmark and Share
For me, living in a big city is always a challenge. I do much better outside urban areas. Today I needed to get away, so I went up to the railroad tracks which run through the middle of the city. I often walk my dog here. You can go for miles, and never really know you are in the middle of a big city. It is a world away from everything else.

desolee needs correct French accents, which I cannot seem to do here. It is the only word for how you feel sometimes--I gues desolated is the proper translation, but it is not right.

nige says:

these are just so lonely...and great, btw.

20th Nov 2006, 23:00

swamprose says:

nige, sometimes it happens. nice to be able to express it with a photo, just like jumping is so joyful.

20th Nov 2006, 23:04

nige says:

indeed. glad you got away. btw, you could try copying the word and pasting from a search engine. thats how i managed "pièce de résistance". :)

20th Nov 2006, 23:08

Dhamaka says:

I know that feeling - désolé indeed

(done as suggested by Nige)

20th Nov 2006, 23:13

mtn_hermit says:

Perhaps "disconsolate" would be an acceptable English word for the feeling (which I familiar with, also).

20th Nov 2006, 23:26

swamprose says:

nige. I pasted it and put it in the title. my keyboard speaks french, but the blog does not seem to. or at least whatever I am doing does not work. no worries. end of the day.

20th Nov 2006, 23:34

nige says:

woah! thats *weird*

20th Nov 2006, 23:39

hildegard says:

Mat pointed me to this helpful set of web diacritics;
Désolé is like sorrowful, isn't it? One is désolé when one has made an error or offended...

20th Nov 2006, 23:39

swamprose says:

I don't know how it works.

when you feel un peu desolee, derangee, then you just go to bed and hope it snows in the morning.

20th Nov 2006, 23:54

mrs540air says:

see I feel so sad when I see this and I'm wondering why that pushhair is empty

20th Nov 2006, 23:57

hildegard says:

Eh, ben, sois pas dérangée. Régarde la colonne 'Decimal'; quand tu veux écrire "é" tu tapes "&" et puis; "eacute;" (si je l'écris entière ici tu ne vois que é mais quand tu l'écris, faites-le comme un mot, comme ca; "&machinbidulechouette;".)
C'est un peu lourd, mais ca marche quand même... ;)

21st Nov 2006, 00:08

factotum says:

No Srose, no! No snow until Wednesday morning please. But after that, bring it on!

21st Nov 2006, 00:14

Caine says:

I know that feeling. Your images captured it very well.

21st Nov 2006, 21:48

Viv says:

we understand SR

22nd Nov 2006, 18:33

swamprose says:

thanks viv. it's good old blog.

22nd Nov 2006, 20:38

Add a comment

(P) what's this?

Track updates to this post with rssthis rss feed