At the end, you return via the “gardener’s cottage”, now the shop. Here you can get refreshments, souvenirs and in any event a warm welcome.
I sincerely hope that you will get as much pleasure out of visiting this garden as I do working in it.
|Jean de la Fontaine is our great man! Renowned for his fables, he came from Château-Thierry, 15 km from Viels-Maisons.
So I wanted to represent a fable so little known to the general public that it was impossible to guess… “The Gardener and his Lord”.
A gardener is upset because a hare is nibbling his vegetables. He goes to see his lord and master and…