Sunday, December 17, 2006

Louis XIV

Did you know that Louis XIV's favorite , Athenais, spent MOST of her time as maitress en titré pregnant? And she still had the King in thrall. As a matter of fact, she had clothing designed to enhance her figure as some sort of godess of fecundity. Can't imagine where she got the energy.

1 comment:

demondoll said...

The empire waist. It is a mother-to-be's bestest friend!