Before his marriage to the Queen, Philip dated society beauty Osla Benning, a Canadian debutante, whom he met in 1939.
She had been raised as a debutante, a beautiful, delicate orchid from Vancouver, Canada.
It was a typical Southern upbringing complete with not one, but two debutante balls.
At first glance, Finke, a debutante from Manhattan, is a rarity in this wicked pantheon of secret-sharers.
You flirted with me disgracefully when I was a debutante, and have never taken any notice of me since.
And not one debutante in ten out of a winter ever gets to go!
Not more than one debutante in ten is; Emily was one of the nine.
He could no more resist these things than a debutante in her first season.
She looked like a debutante, and, knowing it, acted the part.
But she acted so excellently, no one would have supposed her to be a debutante.