I would venture to warn against too great intimacy with artists as it is very seductive and a little dangerous.
A marriage is no amusement but a solemn act, and generally a sad one.
An ugly baby is a very nasty object - and the prettiest is frightful.
The Queen is most anxious to enlist everyone in checking this mad, wicked folly of 'Women's Rights'. It is a subject which makes the Queen so furious that she cannot contain herself.
When I think of a merry, happy, free young girl - and look at the ailing, aching state a young wife generally is doomed to - which you can't deny is the penalty of marriage.