If there is one famous personality above all others who admires Saint-Exupéry, that personality is journalist and writer Patrick Poivre d’Arvor.
Many will remember his literary programme entitled « Vol de Nuit » (Night Flight). In the video below, PPDA talks about his interest in Saint-Exupéry, an interest so profound it is more like a link with the author.
The former evening news anchor reveals that during his school-days he used to pretend to be Saint-Exupéry’s godson to impress his schoolmates. And when he was a boy, family friend Consuelo used to call him her « Little Prince ».
No more spoilers… enjoy the video (in French)!