Café Society - Talking and Listening with Hands © Chant Wagner 2017
Day 12 of the Advent Street Photography project, which consists in capturing some of the atmosphere of the streets and their annexes in Paris in the period leading up to Christmas and the Winter Holidays...
Count on finding old cafés ripening away in their "jus" as the French would say. Unchanged for decades, they are a reservoir for nostalgia - and sometimes even time travel when you happen on a forgotten café which has remained unchanged since the 60s.
Le Procope refurbished, still there, is the 18th century ancestor to all these places where you relax while exchanging ideas, news and gossips.