Happy 4th of July!

a group of people watching fire worksWe can’t let today go by without marking the founding, on this day in 1634, of Trois-Rivières, in what was then the recently colonized Nouvelle-France but what is now called the Canadian province of Quebec.

So, fire up the barbeque and wish everyone a joyeux anniversaire — coz no one owns a date, right?

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