Not nearly enough, apparently, to cover the cost of her favorite bubbies, baubles, and baby ATVs.
But most of all blame China and the despicable hunger of its status-conscious middle class for baubles of worked ivory.
She talks to Sandra McElwaine about her childhood and love of baubles.
I have some baubles here that I want to deposit in more suitable hands than mine.
There should be lots of toys, and lots of baubles, but useful things too!
They were immoderately fond of baubles, and they had not money enough to gratify this taste.
In such a temper of mind, the pomps and vanities of life are cast behind us as the baubles of children.
Children must have toys and baubles, and we must indulge ourselves in an expense of many millions on this ridiculous plaything!
That is worth going for, and these baubles are useless to me here.
And what of those other baubles which were missing from St. Michaels home?