French locals Mohamed and Fatima tormented by socio-political and existential ennui, yet remain philosophical.
…”Looking after their security is fine, but they should at least let us go for a swim,” Mohamed, a disgruntled fishing enthusiast, said.
“Access to the coast will be prohibited by police officers for the duration of the king’s holiday,” local official Philippe Castanet said.
Coastguards will also stop anyone coming within 300 metres of the villa by sea.
…Fatima, a local nurse, had come with her two daughters for a swim.
“Whether it’s him or another billionaire, they always have priority over ordinary people,” she said.
“On the other hand, they are good for business, coming here with 400 people in their entourage.
Figure they have some spare guillotines sitting around? Nah. h/t Linda1000