See how the farmer waits for the precious fruit of the earth, being patient with it until it receives the early and the late rains. - James 5:7

Friday, September 16, 2011

Monarchist Factoid



An extremely obscure, albeit interesting factoid few people have ever heard of...

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Louis XIV loved to be called "Poodle" by his intimate companions, and had his hair done accordingly.
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(I just received a handsome book containing architectural drawings from the reign of Louis XVI.)

4 comments:

  1. Poodles.

    Hmmmm.

    I guess that's to be expected from those that say "Wee-Wee" all the time.

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  2. I learn so much coming to Abbey Roads.

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  3. ...there ya go again with the poodles ...

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