Her husband was a miller, who had, apparently by his manipulation of contracts given him for the army and by various corrupt practices, made an enormous fortune. He and his wife wished to enter society, but not having any idea what to do or how to behave, they wanted Mme. de Genlis to live with them as chaperon and teach them the usages of the world, offering her 12,000 francs salary and assuring her that she would be very happy with them as they had a splendid h?tel in the rue St. Dominique, and had just bought an estate and chateau in Burgundy. She added that M. de Biras knew Mme. de Genlis, as he had lived on her father鈥檚 lands. He was their miller!  By then, I knew the discount idea was the future. But I was used to franchising, and I liked the mind-set. 鈥淚 am Mme. Venotte,鈥?she went on. 鈥淚 had the honour to be marchande de dentelles to la sainte reine whom they have sent to God. I wish my children always to see me in the costume I used to wear when Marie Antoinette deigned to admit me to her presence.鈥? 一道本无吗dⅤd在线播放_日本一区不卡高清更新二区_一区二区三区高清视频 Man, I was all set to become a big-city department store owner. That's when Helen spoke up and laiddown the law. 鈥淥 God, where am I? Which is the way home?鈥?she cried out, in the dim loneliness.