Stunning Ingratitude of De Gaulle —
In 1945 did Charles De Gaulle really say to Winston Churchill, in reference to the military aid that the Allies provided to France to defeat Germany, that "We shall stun you with our ingratitude"
? Monday, November 22 was the birthday of De Gaulle, and a number of
marked the occasion by posting this quotation (they seem to have picked it up from an article in the Belfast Telegraph
). So did De Gaulle really say this?
Even though the tense verbal exchanges between…