les amis: combeferre
“‘To be the emperor of such an empire…all this is sublime; what could possibly be greater?’
‘To be free,’ said Combeferre.”
CANON ERA GRANTAIRE: OSCAR ISAACHe was, himself, moreover, composed of two elements, which were, to all appearance, incompatible. He was ironical and cordial. His indifference loved. His mind could get along without belief, but his heart could not get along without friendship. A profound contradiction; for an affection is a conviction.