"For God's sake try to compose yourself...I hoped the Duke knew the whole of what you had lost and that it was all settled."
Lady Georgiana Spencer,
Mother Knows Best
G's just getting started. Lady S drives me nuts, makes me laugh but I have moments when I feel for her. She must have felt like she was talking to brick, as my own mother would say.
Hahaha! I think most of my choices of motherly advice are based on the fact that I heard the same thing from my mother...sometimes reading her letters just hits way too close to home.
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Scandalous tid-bits from England's finest socialite of the Georgian age.