This mature gentleman dined alone 
on the café terrace, 
enjoyed un café and a smoke, 
and then counted out the payment.

He walked with the assistance of a cane,
independent and self-assured.
He is known in the neighborhood,
acknowledging the greetings that came his way.

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Le Metevier
1, avenue Gambetta
75020, Paris