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.'
But if it was a love-child only it would still be mine, being my daughter's child.
He was, what men (misusing the holiest of words) have named, a "love-child."
Not Fernando his love-child, but Diego the elder, who was born in Lisbon.
Why did you not avenge the honor of your mother when, in the Encyclopdia, and in France, you were set down as a love-child?
A love-child setting himself up as a member of the family—it's quite time he did know what his mother was!