Elysée Palace Republican Guard had to be helped to his feet after fainting while on duty during a gala dinner hosted by French President Nicolas Sarkozy and his wife, Carla Bruni in honor of the Emir of Qatar and his equally stunning wife. It made onlookers wonder if it was the sight of the glamorous First Lady which made the guard go weak at the knees. And who could blame him?
The former supermodel, a Grecian goddess in a strapless yale blue dress, cut a stunning figure as shegreeted Sheik Hamad Bin Jassem Al Thani of Qatar and his wife Mozah bint NasserAl-Missned for a dinner in their honour. An elegant Carla kept her look simple but added a touch of sparkle with a dazzling diamond necklace.
NOTE ON PHOTOCOMPOSITION: President Sarkozy was Obviously Not Laughing his head off at the incident as mischievously suggested by my photocomposition. ;0)
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