SURELY NONE IS MORE EXCELLENT IN ITSELF AND ITS RESULTS, THAN THE POWER WHICH HAS BECOME THE RIGHT OF EVERY WOMAN WHO HAS THE MEANS TO ACHIEVE IT –
OF BECOMING HER OWN UNESCORTED AND INDEPENDENT PERSON, A LADY TRAVELLER. Lillias Campbell Davidson, Hints to Lady Travellers: At Home and Abroad
Friday 19 July 2013
Overseen: Box of Delights
Overseen, Paris, July 2013.
The window display at Diptyque, 34 Boulevard St Germain. Yes, I was lured inside, where I bought a Maquis-scented candle. My sister to the contrary, it didn't smell of grimy Résistance fighters, but of the herby, sun-warmed countryside of the South of France.