With 24 percent unemployment in north Amiens, it's not surprising things get tense.
A letter from Amiens caused the alarm in London by asserting that I did not wish for peace.
We left Boulogne at 7.20 the same evening, and reached Amiens at 9.
Then followed a week's brilliant defense of the road to Amiens.
It happened that he arrived in France just at the moment of the Peace of Amiens.
One followed the right bank of the Somme, passed Peronne, and thence on to Amiens.
When we get to Creil I know a farmer there who goes as far as Amiens to get eggs and things.
The first act deals with the meeting of the lovers at Amiens and their flight to Paris.
I wonder if they ate duck-pies at Amiens in the spring of 1918?
It occupied his chief attention from his return to England until the peace of Amiens.