"Poser un lapin"
"Cela ne sert à rien se mettre martel en tête."
"Il a une descente que je n'aimerais pas remonter en vélo"
"S'être coiffé avec un pétard"
When I was a little girl, I wanted to be Madeline. I was convinced that we had plenty in common – sure, I couldn't speak French, I didn't attend boarding school in Paris, and I wasn't friends with the Spanish Ambassador's son, but I was quite short.