Carleton Varney marvels on the unique trend of buddy Regine Traulsen

I’ve recognized Palm Beacher Regine Traulsen, who’s married to earlier Metropolis Councilman William Diamond, for a lot of a number of years. 

We happy on an American Airways jet method again once more within the Seventies. We have been sitting aspect by side enroute to Chicago. I used to be headed to pay a go to to the Spiegel catalogue enterprise, the place I used to be a method and design marketing consultant for its home-furnishings options. 

Regine, as I acquired, was touring to meet a shopper to model and design some caftans for her. Growing caftans was portion of her trend profession in New York. 

She proved to be a captivating seatmate, and I appreciated listening to tales of her residence nation, Morocco. She crammed me in on how she was lifted in Marrakesh, had attended the Sorbonne in Paris and analyzed artwork in San Francisco. And, as I recollect it, we talked about her get pleasure from of trend, inside design and magnificence, structure, Moroccan delicacies and journey. 

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I found she speaks a amount of languages. Previous English, she of system speaks Arabic and French, a holdover from the instances when Morocco was a French colony.