Hubert, quite excited by this day of recreation and of fete, was the only one who had anything to say.
Have you invited the Benedictine Fathers to your fete in the wood?
As it happened, the fete of Janville fell on Sunday, the second in May.
The slightest excuse was sufficient for him—a fete, a wish, a simple pleasure.
He had called on the Marquise the day following the fete ...