He went with a smile to a corner where stood the little box, done up in rope, which held the trousseau of the comtesse de Bonzag.
She was sister of the comtesse d'Olonne, very rich and a widow.
Nor did he disdain, during the early part of his stay at Venice, even the official salon of the comtesse de Goetz.
The comtesse du Nord was not at first so successful with the Queen.
His flippancy and irreligion as he grew old alarmed the comtesse de Gramont, who was very devout, for the safety of his soul.
It took her five years to become a comtesse, but at length she gained her point.
In 1834-35, the princess gave balls which the comtesse Felix de Vandenesse attended.
While my brother was in Russia, he was joined by the comtesse.
"His wife has taken that in hand, the comtesse Ferraud," said Boucard.
The comtesse sat down, and then lolled back on the short grass.