So, the official letter has arrived bearing the good news, I’ve crowed about it on Facebook and the champagne has been uncorked and drunk: I am now, at long last, joyfully, French. Yet in some ways this feels like a Pyrrhic victory, for which I can only summon two out of the three customary cheers. […]
Author: James Chater
Born in the UK, James Chater has been living in France since 2008, where he works as a freelance journalist. He has also lived in Canada, the United States, Italy and the Netherlands. He has two children who are Anglo-French.