London (ANI): French First Lady Carla Bruni left hubby Nicolas Sarkozy red faced when she groped his backside during a press conference. The former model and singer was being filmed in the Elysee Palace for a magazine when the President walked in, reports the Mirror.
Soon afterwards, Bruni was stroking Sarkozy"s backside, pecking his cheek, and even whispering in his ear: 'Bon courage, chou chou'. 'Chou' is the French for cabbage, and the phrase used by young lovers means: "Be brave, my little darling."
The 41-year-old beauty was seen constantly staring the French President during the Paris interview, but the Sarkozy, 54, tried to discourage her.
Story first published: Wednesday, May 20, 2009, 15:44 [IST]