She is also said to have been a "love-child" of no less a father than Prince Eugene.
"He is handsome, indeed, because he is a love-child," said another.
Although it is the book by which Signor Papini is best known, it is not his love-child.
I sang out, feeling that all the years of my life I had been destiny's love-child.
By trade I am a basket-maker, like many another 'love-child.'