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Joie de vivre revisited

VENICE -- There’s no direct English (American or continental) translation for the French notion of joie de vivre. Merriam Webster’s  ‘joy of living’ doesn’t quite cut it. Nor does the Oxford English Dictionary's 'exuberant enjoyment of life', but that comes a little bit closer. (My definition is a work in progress, and I'll keep you posted.) To…
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