Dark Star (sanalith) wrote,
Dark Star

For all the "proper" young ladies of my acquaintance

"A well-bred lady must be prepared in all things. It is not enough to simply excel at needlepoint. She must also be equipped to lead a nation. She should know how to gossip effectively, barter for mercenaries, plan a feast, skewer an assassin, comfort a sick child, and lead a cavalry charge."

 -from A Young Woman's Primer, by Andreca Orden-Cooves, Duchess of Galant

Stolen from one of mosellegreen's communities.
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