Tag: Boxing Day

Dépaysement: Boxing Day

Boxing Day in Canada

Dépaysement translates roughly as “change of scenery.”  It translates even more roughly as “The feeling that comes from not being in one’s own country.” I am an American in Canada.  It takes some getting used to.   If you wonder what’s so disconcerting about this, here’s a good explanation. Thanks to The Huffington Post (believe …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://cateeales.com/2013/12/26/depaysement-boxing-day/