To accept that amount of time and go to sea wasn't a problem : when I climbed on my first ship, I immediately loved it.
Il n’était sans doute pas le plus flamboyant de mes élèves, il en a bavé, je ne sais pas ce qu’il est devenu… Mais je garde de lui un souvenir particulièrement émouvant.
The more you embellish the thing, the more you feel that it is beautiful, and the more you like your environment.
We start by saying hello, dogs say hello to each other and that's how we get to talk a little bit.
Before I didn’t care. After the accident, I swore that I would never let myself be bothered by unimportant things.
Firstly, I was surprised by how alive it seemed. I find the way the drawing is done, particularly the expression, is quite impressive.
Every day you will see somebody and every day you’re going to talk. So to be able to speak well is very important.
Usually, we feel like we’re a bit forgotten, but this time we felt like the spotlight was on us.
He really did that so well: the milk, the coffee, the cakes, the dates, the sugar…. Even a cup with spoons in water so that they would be clean. He thought of everything!
I had found the link on my mother’s side: I had come to find her and I realised that I already had her in me.
And the young people want to work with somebody who knows the neighbourhood and his job, that motivates them.
For me, to say good morning is sacred. And it’s not just to my family, it’s also to the people I meet.
The hectic schedule doesn’t bother me at all. I don’t have kids, I can do it without too much trouble.
Our second language is English. I did not speak a word of French. It was important to learn the language.
Quartier de la Chapelle
I'm a doctor with a general practice across the street and I have always had an extremely important relationship with the Relais 59.
They don’t listen, because not good at speak French; all the sudden, the phone hang up.
Over in Egypt, the whole family is there and everything. There's more freedom.
There were a lot of people when we opened the school, the clinic, the pharmacy ... That was really beautiful.
My memories of Cambodia are about the war ... I also seem to remember the fields a little.
Iklef a aussi connu le dernier artisan pâtissier du quartier, qui l’a pris sous son aile.
Akim signifie « juge » ou, comme précise sa mère, « celui qui donne la raison à celui qui la mérite, qui a bien travaillé…
Je me demandais si j’avais été adopté. Je lui ai demandé si elle était vraiment ma mère.
Travailler dans une hotline n’est pas tout à fait ce que j’aurais voulu faire mais ça m’a aidée à devenir moins timide.
To get to school, she crossed the Senegal river by swimming while holding up her school bag in a gourd.