More complaining

///More complaining

More complaining

Le Tour de France, Strasbourg prelude, July 2006
It seems my French is destined to improve.

The complaint method was again swung into action last night when I was forced to call “La Police” to express my displeasure at being woken by a bunch of Chavs partying outside my window – at 3am.

Of course the brief conversation I had with the frankly tired-sounding gendarme required the standard “I must warn you – I’m English” preamble; even so, I managed to make myself understood in a foreign language when only one side of my brain was functioning (the other side was still asleep).

Remarkably I was only asked to repeat myself once, or twice … possibly more, I can’t really remember.

By |2017-01-06T11:17:06+00:00August 27th, 2006|Strasbourg|0 Comments

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