Posted by Lesley on February 11, 1998 at 16:30:05:
In response to Mrs. Annesley, written by Mark on February 11, 1998 at 10:10:04
It is my understanding that Mrs. Annesley was a paid companion to Georgiana. Companions were usually gentlewomen in straightened circumstances. She would also act as a chaperone, protecting Georgiana from improper advances. This is why Mrs. Younge's defection was such a shock.
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