... wife so young that I can never remember being without it. This being the case I think that without incurring your displeasure I might be at liberty to put off my return a fortnight, for the reason I have already explained. Do not be angry with me...
Isabella d'Este, marchioness of Mantua, 1474-1539: a study of the renaissance - עמוד 84
מאת Julia Mary Cartwright Ady - 1903
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