And then there were the Four Wise Monkeys…

Not three - FOUR!Yes FOUR!  It seems that once upon a time (about 40 years ago) a young Australian photographer sent a beautiful young French girl the traditional three wise monkeys – beautifully carved from ivory.  There was (apparently)

Number 4some special significance to the fourth one which arrived seperately – and she’s spent a significant part of the last 40 years pondering it… with no luck. 

If we were in regular contact with that Australian photographer, we could solve the mystery in a flash.  But we’re not – so we can’t.

Then… the Aussie photographer arrived!  A sudden flash of deja-vu.  I last saw this poster on a studio wall in Hong Kong in 1975!  31 years later, and here it was again – in Paris!



Yes – that’s him…

Another wonderful evening at Florence’s, and the Pastis flowed…


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