His aunt, the Duchess of Savoy, is a merry dame, and a wise!
Then of course you would have no objection to my visiting a duchess in the small-pox?
Pray, are you at all acquainted, Mrs. Wynne, with the Duchess of A——?
I could introduce you to a duchess, but then the fee is high.
It is very fine to be a Freeland woman--but, believe me, it is much finer to be a duchess.
Luckily this communication has not been shown to the Duchess.
The Duchess of Chiselhurst is giving a great ball on the 29th.
The first act of the drama, if we may call it so, began at the Duchess of Chiselhurst's ball.
There's lodgings for a duchess down there, s'help me, there's lodgings for a duchess!
Still it is better, under certain circumstances, to be a cat than to be a duchess.