When Louis Gourmeau worked at the Air France counter on Fifth Avenue in New York City in the 40s, he happened to meet the love of his life Jeanine, who then was a flight attendant, or stewardess, as they were called back in the day. He tells his story of love at first sight.
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I filmed Octogenarian Louis Gourmeau in January 2012. He told his stories about when he met my family members during World War II in France, and then how they sponsored him to go live in the United States. For Louis, it was La Belle Epoque.