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My need to be seen moment in France

Throughout history, the French have been leaders in innovation, invention and social change. Antibiotics, aspirin and the cure for TB. Taxi cabs, hairdryers and binoculars. Jeans, raincoats and the A-line skirt. And of course, escargot, foie gras and Champagne. Each a product of the minds and muscle of our centuries-old friends.