Navigating “La Bise” with Scott Carpenter
Many a traveler to France has encountered those airy, European cheek kisses, but la bise is actually tougher to navigate than it looks. Is it one kiss or two? Or three? Or four? Do you start to the left or the right?
And with Covid surging, is la bise falling out of fashion forever? To answer these and more questions, Emily chats with Scott Carpenter, a professor and author of French Like Moi: A Midwesterner in Paris.
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