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Offending the Patronesses

It is widely held in modern romantic novels that for the young heroine, to do well in her aim to find the perfect husband, she had to receive approval from the Lady Patronesses of Almack’s… 600 more words

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Quote of the Week

“If we take care of the moments, the years will take care of themselves.” – Maria Edgeworth, Irish author