by Freida Marie Crump
Greetings from the Ridge.
One of the most entertaining scenes in all of literature occurs in Cyrano de Bergerac when Cyrano hides under the beautiful Roxane’s balcony. The swashbuckling Cyrano, despite his many gifts, thinks that no woman can love him because he has an enormous nose. Secretly in love with Roxane, he agrees to help his stumbling rival, Christian, woo her using Cyrano’s own love