Love among the Latins is something definitely dignified. They saw
nothing ludicrous in an order issued last week to Santiago police on duty
in the public parks. Pursuant to this order polite constables began discreetly
approaching amorous couples on park benches and behind bushes, pressing
upon them cards neatly imprinted: ''You are requested to restrain your ardors."
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