Trope said her request for nearly $1 million a month was “obscene” and invoked Marie Antoinette.
Pictures of Michelle Obama in Spain surfaced last week amid criticism that she was a “modern-day Marie Antoinette.”
This week: dancing with Marie Antoinette, a family torn apart by drugs, and health care, Catholic-style.
Think Marie Antoinette and her semi-public dressing rituals.
But at its most fully realized moments the trend recalls Marie Antoinette.
Marie Antoinette, on the contrary, seemed to have preserved all the energy of her character.
The surrender of Cambrai provoked the execution of Marie Antoinette.
Marie Antoinette longed for this liberty, and for this deliverance of death.
But it is too bad that Marie Antoinette did not hold the lad to his promise.
Marie Antoinette read the letter, but not understanding it, twisted it up into a taper and lighted it at her candle.
queen consort of Louis XVI (1755-1793); as a decorative style, from 1925.