Although I tend to be drawn by color when I take photos, I do love black and whites. There is actually more drama in most of them. More feeling. More of a story. Perhaps it is the "what is left to the imagination" phenominon. Whatever it is, just the exercise of putting these few together to post here has made me want to seek out more B&W subjects.
I think Paris would be a fantastic place to do that, don't you? Good thing I'm leaving for Italy and Paris in a couple of weeks.
The photos below were taken (in order) in/at: