Perfidious Albion

Overheard in the crowded Eurostar terminal at Gare du Nord, Paris, a few minutes before boarding was due to begin:

Immaculately dressed older English gent* to his equally immaculately dressed wife, sotto voce: ‘Darling, can you try and limp a bit, I’ve told them you’re disabled’

*I use the word in its loosest sense.


2 responses to “Perfidious Albion

  1. Ah. Bless.

    Bet you felt a little warm glow.

  2. Nope. Still it goes some way to address this blog’s recent anti-French bias ….

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