Holy Trinity Church

Anglican worship in Geneva

International friendship survives across closed borders

Although the French are now in semi-de-confinement, our borders with Switzerland are still closed and communication with our Geneva friends still difficult.  I was therefore very happy when Elizabeth and Pierre Laravoire had the delightfully ingenious idea of inviting me to share an aperitif with them across the small closed border in Sauverny.  We ‘met’ in beautiful weather one evening and drank our respective healths, each in our own country and at the correct social distance, yet very happy to have a real face-to-face encounter after so long.  As Jane Austen says, “When good people get together, and they always do …” the results are a real boost to the morale. Here we are: