Trousseaux, and preliminary ceremonies, he gave to the winds.
When they married, you could help to provide the trousseaux.
Only girls, who never have any clothes, poor things, get trousseaux in these days.
This was during the time when most of the trousseaux were made by hand.
In the older days with the old-fashioned ships the boats had gone to the sea like brides with trousseaux complete.
The first year you are married the sum will fall way below the average, for your two trousseaux will supply your needs.
They accordingly turned to the safer and endless conferences upon the trousseaux, whose purchase must be commenced immediately.
Trousseaux, travelling gear, and the like, did not need consideration at present.
The coffre or chest which contained the ladies' trousseaux, was subsequently much ornamented.
But perhaps we find the trousseaux of our misses of the twentieth century more interesting!