The Desolation of Madame Royale
By Tea at Trianon on May 15, 2014
Marie-Thérèse-Charlotte of France alone in prison. I remained in great desolation when I felt myself parted from my aunt; I did not know what had become of her, and no one would tell me. I passed a very cruel night: and yet, though I was very uneasy about her fate, I was far from thinking I should lose her in a few hours. . . .