FRANCE: Infinite A age

Socially famed for his weary observation that "Paris nightclub champagne tastes exactly like licking a dusty windowpane" is the King of Denmark's excessively tall, sardonic, adventurous cousin Aage. Last week Prince Aage startled smart Paris by announcing: "With my wife I am going back to Morocco. The French Government has kindly permitted me to re-enlist in the Foreign Legion with my former rank of captain. I shall be on active service. My business career, which began in Paris a year ago, has proved infinitely disappointing."


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