|Author:||Hellou_Librorum [ Fri Sep 05, 2008 1:22 pm ]|
|Post subject:||Louis XVI's childhood story.|
"He was idealized by the younger of them Elisabeth who seems to have sense an underlying strength and protectiveness not noticed by others.."
"Once during an open house in Saint-Cloud, Berry [ Louis XVI] wandered off among the public little Elisabeth followed him clinging to his coat tail . The crowds so anxious to witness this unusual sight,pushed so close around them that Berry had to lift Elisabeth in his arms:
'Gentlemen, please take care you don't crush my little sister, or she won't come and see you again.'
When I read this I let out an "aw" because it's so sweet.
Vincent Cronin: Louis Antoinette: Chapter II, The Boy Page 38.
|Author:||Rosalie [ Mon Sep 15, 2008 9:00 pm ]|
|Post subject:||Re: Charming Story about Louis XVI|
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