During his big meeting at the Arena in Nanterre on April 2, 2022, the outgoing President of the Republic Emmanuel Macron made a tender statement to his wife in front of a jubilant crowd, not hiding his emotion. Several government figures were obviously present, but also some of the entertainment.
In exactly one week, on April 10, 2022, France will vote for the first round of the presidential elections. The politicians are thus in the last straight line before the ballot and do not spare their strength. It is in this intense context that Emmanuel Macron organized a large meeting, at La Défense Arena in Nanterre on Saturday April 2. In front of a jubilant crowd, the outgoing president defended his record and his program, supported by those close to the government – such as Jean Castex, Eric Dupond-Moretti, but also former Prime Minister Edouard Philippe – and many of his activists. In the front row of course, his wife Brigitte for whom he had the most tender words, in front of no less than 30,000 people.
Fusion couple, Emmanuel and Brigitte Macron have been married since 2007 and the first term of the Head of State has reinforced their history. ” I want to tell my family, our children, our grandchildren my gratitude and my affection. I want to salute the evidence, the presence of the one who brings me the most in this singular life adventure: Brigitte“said on the microphone, in front of his entire audience. The gaze of the first lady of France as well as the sweet kiss she sent him speak volumes in these images that Brigitte Macron’s chief of staff revealed on his Twitter account, Tristan Bromet. The first lady
Between the health crisis, the war in Ukraine and the presidential campaign, Emmanuel Macron does not have much time for his private life. If they allow themselves, as revealed The Obs, a private cinema session sometimes, lovers know that the period hardly leaves time for leisure. Because of this overloaded agenda, his wife had also cut short her skiing holidays with her grandchildren – she has seven thanks to her three children born from her first marriage to André-Louis Auzière.
During this intense political rally, we could also notice the presence of the daughter of Brigitte Macron, Tiphaine Auzière, a very active lawyer with the presidential couple. She was able to chat with someone close to her mother, the host Bernard Montiel, always present for her friend. On Twitter, presenter Christophe Beaugrand informed him of the presence at this LREM political show of actress Carole Bouquet and director Claude Lelouch.
After a minimal start to the campaign, this first major gathering comes at a time when the outgoing president is crumbling in the voting intentions in the first round – even if he remains largely in the lead – and his entourage is worried about the tightening ( 53/47%) in the polls of the gap with the far-right candidate Marine Le Pen in the second round, indicates AFP.