Ball without a hostess?
Written by Ingrid Linnéa
(9/2/2003 5:38 p.m.)
in consequence of the missive, GR: more on that, penned by Barbara
Yes, I think you´re right. But then my question still is: Did Lady Middleton host the ball, or did Sir John, while Lady Middleton stayed in her rooms, due to the "violent cold"? Would that have been possible?