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la voiture cellulaire
a police van
les collines
the hills
le gendarme
the trooper
etre pressé
to be in a hurry/rushed
un sourire
a smile
une lucarne grillagée
a barred window
un bout de...
a piece of
des provisions (f)
supplies (food)
se débrouiller
to manage
des temps de misère
bad times
etre bien habillé
to be well-clothed/dressed
la voix franche
clear, open voice
la mine avenante
open expression
etre gêné
to be embarassed
des menottes (f)
handcuffs
etre mal
etre bien
to be bad
to be good
la nourriture
the food
la drole de guerre
the phony war
un prisonnier
a prisoner
il n'en est pas venu un seul
not one of them came
ca rend bien service
it comes in handy
en somme
in total
se remettre en route
to return to the road
la campagne
the countryside
les mains libres
free hands
etre debout
to be standing
adresser la parole (a quelqu'un)
to address/initiate convo w. someone
le dossier
the case/folder
renoncer a se faire une opinion
stop trying to make a judgement
un visage
a face
un vetement
an article of cltohing
deviner entre les lignes
read between the lines
a mater
to be subdued
a ménager
to treat well
un ingénieur des ponts et chaussées
a civil engineer
soupconné des menées gaullistes
suspected of being pro-Gaul
etre libèré sur non-lieu
let go w.o enough evidence
avoir de l'influence
to have influence
un pavillon
a small house
un regard lourd et vague
a heavy and vague look
la figure
the face
les lèvres dines et sérrés
tight lips
a ménager avec méfiance
to handle with caution/suspicion
un garde-magasin
a storekeeper
des sabots
wooden shoes
un bourgeron
a red, burlap smock
c'est préu pour...
it's intended for...
promener ses yeux
looks at
un plateau ras et herbeux
a flat, grassy plain
un terrain inhabité
uninhabited land
la bruine
drizzle
les réseaux de barbelés
barbed wire fence
le chemin de ronde
path of guards
etre éclairé
to be well-lit
les batiments
the buildings
se diriger
to go / head towards