In a message dated 4/4/03 4:16:09 AM !!!First Boot!!!, [log in to unmask] writes:

Please speak for yourself.

And no doubt Paris will endure.

I speak for most Americans; but yes, no doubt, Paris will endure, but with an excess of wine and a decrease in tourism and a significant decrease in economics, and not just due to wine and tourism, but also to contracts and investments.  Sounds like much liver problems ahead for the French.