I began calling him in my prayers. Old Chaboux died, and a young Jean Blériot arrived from France to don the coveted title. Now only an act of god, a bout of malaria, or a lustful look at Madame would hasten the departure of Chef Blériot, as he insisted... The Book of Salt: A Novel - Page 14by Monique Truong - 2004 - 272 pagesLimited preview
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Rajini Srikanth, Esther Yae Iwanaga - Fiction - 2001 - 442 pages
...betrayed by all those words he had adopted and kept close to his heart. Wounded. Minh-The-Wounded, I began calling him in my prayers. Old Chaboux died...Chef Blériot, as he insisted on being called. May 11, 1922, began the reign of Chef Blériot. Anh Minh stayed on in the kitchen of the Governor-General's...