gbsteve (gbsteve) wrote,

The president's forest.

I've been researching locations for my next convention Trail of Cthulhu scenario. I'm running it in Paris so naturally that's where it's set.

Looking at various things on Wiki, I came across this gem. There's a forest to the west of the city, near Versailles called Foret de Marly. This is what wikipedia says about it:
"Historically, it was a hunting estate of the kings of France, then of the presidents of the Republic" (my italics).

Isn't that great?

I wonder if there's a republican bowling alley for the sole use of Obama, or a cabinet golf course for our prime minister.

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