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Explosion at Denise Acabo

Parigi Feb 15, 2014 06:13 AM

Happend to everyone's fave candy store in Paris yesterday. Apparently 3 persons quite badly hurt

  1. DaTulip Mar 26, 2014 08:41 PM

    Any update on whether she is rebuilding?

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    1. re: DaTulip
      Parigi Mar 27, 2014 01:23 AM

      Grim.
      http://www.dailyneuvieme.com/Rencontr...

    2. mangeur Feb 15, 2014 09:22 AM

      Horribly telling photo: http://www.leparisien.fr/informations...

      It appears that those injured were workers cutting pipe in the basement who possibly ignited a gas cylinder.

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        VaPaula Feb 16, 2014 05:03 AM

        Oh wow, that picture makes me want to cry. We were there for the first time last May, and vowed it wouldn't be the last. It was such a unique experience! Here's hoping all the injured recover & that Mme Acabo can rebuild & reopen. I think she might whither away without her shop - she has such passion for her craft.

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        parisjo Feb 15, 2014 08:36 AM

        Just read it was a gas explosion. This is horrible.

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        1. re: parisjo
          Laidback Feb 15, 2014 08:56 AM

          Let's hope Mme Acabo is ok and that l'Etoile d'Or re-opens.

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          parisjo Feb 15, 2014 08:34 AM

          OMG No! She is just the sweetest lady (literally!). Do you know what happened?

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