Paul Chemla France
Paul Chemla studied literature at the Sorbonne in Paris. Some of his friends became prime ministers and philosophers but he quickly transferred his talent into becoming one of France’s best ever bridge players and certainly the most charismatic. When I dined with him in a fine restaurant in St Germain he told me how he played bridge and Rummy for a living. He loved to eat out and ate in this restaurant just three or four times a week.
A four time world Champion he loves good food and wine and before smoking was banned at the table would puff...