The look of love: Carla Bruni and Nicolas Sarkozy

Three years after they tied the knot, romance is clearly very much alive in the marriage of Carla Bruni and Nicolas Sarkozy.

In the midst of a state dinner at the Elysee Palace, the couple only had eyes for each other, sharing a lingering loving look.

The French leader was hosting a reception for South African President Jacob Zuma and his wife Gloria Bongi Ngema.

All eyes were on Carla, elegant as ever in a black LBD and lace tights.

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