Planning mishap
French writing exercise

Fabienne and Pascal were to meet Charlotte and Cyril to go to the cinema...except they showed up an hour late! What happened?

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- Where were you? We looked for you everywhere! - We were at home, why? We did say seven, right? - No, not at all! We'd arranged to meet at six in front of the cinema, and when you didn't show up, we got worried! - Yeah, especially because we couldn't reach you on your mobiles! - But that's not possible! Cyril told me your text said seven o'clock... - My mistake! That does say six o'clock! I'm sorry, I don't know what happened, I must have read it too fast! - It's a good thing we hadn't bought the seats in advance! The movie started forty-five minutes ago. - But how come we couldn't reach you? - We've got bad reception at our place, it's a pain in the ass! - Yes, and we were far from ready anyway, given that we thought we still had time! - Well, now we're all here, How about we go for dinner while waiting for the next screening?

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