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Conscience Pricking

Philippe Lafforgue

Be wary dear readers, of not hurting someone’s feelings. Painful consequences (both emotional & physical) can ensue from such sympathetic intentions.

This correspondent read of a French restaurateur, Philippe Lafforgue who found this out to his cost recently while trying not to offend the cultural sensitivities of the Muslim population of Islamabad.

Philippe had established a restaurant ‘La Maison’ on the ground floor of his home in an affluent suburb of Islamabad, Pakistan, last year where he offered authentic French cooked cuisine. Continue reading