Tom Simard

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Aristocratic Ways

“I have seen the young prince,” reported a French diplomat, “walking…preceded by the assassins of his ancestor, surrounded by those of his father and by all appearances, followed by his own.”

From The Romanovs:1613-1918 by Simon Sebag Montefiore

 

 

 

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