January 8, 2011

make your orders plain

Oh, I expect the maid understood perfectly. You know, it is a wonder to me that more rich people weren't simply murdered in their beds throughout history.

1913, artist Roy Van Nice

4 comments:

Ms. Moon said...

Why does this make me think of Pheobe in Eight Cousins and how much the family loved her?
God. I love Louisa May Alcott.

downtown guy said...

I was literally just thinking of that book yesterday. I loved that one.

Steph(anie) said...

The one on the right looks like Joan Cusack.

downtown guy said...

I kinda love her.