Scandalous Mothers, Secret Books, and Courtiers, Oh My!

THE FOLLOWING ARTICLE INSPIRED MY LATEST A&S ENTRY: Nanna (a prostitute): Suppose there’s a nobleman asking for you [to attend a social gathering]. … You have to know how to talk: answer to the point, don’t ramble on. … Don’t sit there looking too gauche or too flirtatious, but carry yourself gracefully. And if there’s playing … More Scandalous Mothers, Secret Books, and Courtiers, Oh My!