Despairing of the noblesse he went among the bourgeoisie with that hope.
It cannot be the destruction of the noblesse, for they are noble.
The Burman's motto should be Noblesse oblige; he knows the meaning, if he knows not the words.
He likened the king to the sun and the "noblesse" to the moon.
But this is only the Brussels of the noblesse and the foreigners.