"Africa is, indeed, coming into fashion." - Horace Walpole (1774)


the dilemma of dilemmas

If even Richmond is having trouble figuring out the proper etiquette for meeting the queen, you know it's a complicated protocol. If the ladies of Richmond are anything, they are proper. But when to wear a hat? What hat to wear? And (speaking from personal experience), it is so hard to find a good pair of white gloves these days!



Anonymous Sister said...

Southern ladies in a tizzy, snobby Brits aghast at behavior in the colonies, and a writer who captures the ridiculousness of it all beautifully--fantastic!!

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