By Olivia de Havilland
In 1953, Olivia de Havilland—already an Academy Award-winning actress for her roles in To each one His Own and The Heiress—became the heroine of her personal real-life love affair. She married a Frenchman, moved to Paris, and planted her average at the Left financial institution of the River Seine. it's been fluttering on either Left and correct Banks with massive pleasure and gaiety from that second on.
nonetheless, her transition from Hollywood star to parisienne used to be whatever yet effortless. And in Every Frenchman Has One, her skirmishes with French customs, French maids, French salesladies, French vacation trips, French legislations, French medical professionals, and particularly, the French language, are the following set forth in a pleasant and a laugh memoir of her early years within the “City of Light.”
Paraphrasing Caesar, Ms. de Havilland says, “I got here. I observed. i used to be conquered.”
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