Monday, June 15, 2009

Quotables

"I often think that this cannot be the 18th C in which we live at present, for ancient history can hardly produce anything more barbarous and cruel than our neighbours in France."


-Queen Charlotte

2 comments:

Polonaise said...

(The sound of mirthless laughter.) One could say the same in any century. People never change, do they?

I don't come across that much about Charlotte except Prinny's whining, but I always take that with a grain of snuff.

Heather Carroll said...

I'm learning about her now and she's actually pretty interesting in her simple sort of way