The Mayor and a group of the village council paraded through the streets, laid a wreath at the war memorial and then halted in the village square. A visiting marching band from Holland played the Marseillaise, then everybody relaxed, chatted, said goodbye and went off for coffee. Very relaxed, very simple, but also respectful, involving all age groups. Subscribe to see EXIF info for this image (if available) The law French style, a Gendarme. (Pron. shondarm) View attachment 108577 French salutations. Try this in Kentucky and you may end up in A&E. View attachment 108578 D70s, 70-200VR, Aperture priority. Small amount of tweaking with CS3.