An elderly man on île de la Cité with a dozen pigeons on him.

A big fan of pigeons petting and feeding his friends on a park bench on the south side of parvis Notre-Dame. Pierre Pradeau came almost every day after his retirement to feed the birds, until he passed away on December 13th 2009.

Photographs of île de la Cité.

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