Here are some of the scenes I found to be irresistible on the streets of Paris today.
On La Rue Cler, buying fruit, selling mattresses, practicing jumps:
On La Place du Tertres, street artists practicing their craft, selling their paintings, and an organ grinder entertaining the crowd:
On Rue de Rivoli, in front of the Louvre, a gathering of young people attracting the attention of the police:
On the Pont au Double, near Notre Dame, a street musician enticing passersby to dance: