He quickly made a name for himself among the French aristocracy; among his patrons was Empress Eugénie, wife of Napoleon III.
There are none who know the Empress Eugénie who do not revere and love her.
Of course Eugénie would have heard all about the affair of yesterday.
Study a photograph of the Empress Eugénie, that supreme arbiter of elegance and grace.
I believe the aunt has no children of her own, and Eugénie will inherit.
"Dear Eugénie, a cousin is better than a brother; he can marry you," said Charles.
I should be astonished at it, if it were any one else than Eugénie Besançon.
Albert shuddered at this remark, suggesting as it did the certainty that he would find Eugénie's father a sot as well as a thief.
The first is, that the Empress Eugénie is an injured and interesting victim.
Of these 'Eugénie Grandet' is of course easily first in interest, pathos, and power.