Description:01 56 04 00 France, 1910s. Breakfast on the terrace of a wealthy villa, a family gathered around the table. The mother reads the mail; the servant hands a cup of tea to the young daughter. The servant brings in a letter. The young lady is delighted. Close-up: letter from her lover. It declares his love for her and proposes marriage. The young lady proudly shows her letter to her mother and announces the good news to the family. The father is delighted and accepts this request very formally.