Now, with May just around the corner, I suddenly feel like it’s time to recall what I read almost two months ago, haha:
Erle Stanley Gardner: Perry Mason und der Tote im Rollstuhl… 81 more words
I just do not know what to do about Marie Antoinette.
Yes, I realize that there isn’t, strictly speaking, anything to be done about her at this point – our decision-tree was pruned dramatically when she was guillotined. 746 more words
(Cover picture courtesy of Goodreads.)
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France’s beleaguered queen, Marie Antoinette, wrongly accused of uttering the infamous ‘Let them eat cake,’ was the subject of ridicule and curiosity even before her death; she has since been the object of debate and speculation and the fascination so often accorded tragic figures in history.