"We all have our own lives but when we see each other - especially Terry - we always like to spend some time talking together.
"After all, I spent five years by their sides. There is always something between us. John Terry in particular. I like his mentality. He is a real warrior.
"In fact he is an example to me even though he is much younger than me."
Gallas' peculiar reaction could possibly be explained by a suggestion that he understood the question to refer to English mates at Arsenal.