Living as we do, next door to the gite means we are usually on hand to help guests with any small requests. We have phoned restaurants to make reservations, checked the opening times of attractions and acted as translator on many occasions. So when Fred and family were here it was no problem making a reservation at the local restaurant for them. However that was not their only request and their second was was something I had never done before.
"Could you please phone Flers Aerodrome and see if Fred's son can land his plane there!"
"Err, of course," I replied, wondering what the French was for "land a plane".
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