Things did not go so well with Marshal petain later, in the Vichy Republic.
As it is utterly out of the question for him to report in person, he has adopted this way of getting his news to General petain.
A birdman had also paid the great debt on the side of petain's men.
General petain received the pair with his accustomed kindness.
Nor have we forgotten the story of General petain's mustache.
I doubt whether General petain realises the respect in which he is held in all the civilised countries of the world.
General petain came down with General Pershing, and the first inspection was of billets.
Shortly afterwards the boys found themselves face to face with General petain.
He had met him once by mere chance, but he hardly believed General petain would remember him in the least.
That would indeed be a feat well worth praise from General petain; but of course it was utterly impossible.