Tuesday, March 12, 2013

Recommended Link- Prison Pets in the French Revolution

I cannot resist sharing this fascinating article with you. We know of so many pets of the aristocracy, but I had long thought that their fates were lost after their owners' fall. Apparently they were frequently the focus of Revolutionary displeasure, and also of incredible kindness. You can read more here.

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  1. This was a facinating article, thanks for bringing it to our attention.

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    1. My pleasure, I certainly enjoyed it. Was saddened, but fascinated all the same.

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