Maintenon had threatened, too, with her eternal vengeance whoever should be bold enough to complain of the Dauphine to the King.
The Maintenon was well paid for giving her such senseless animals, for the result was that she ceased to care for her society.
She had, too, her estate at Maintenon, and some other property.
And 'tis well that Louis is in France and that Maintenon keeps him sober.
At Maintenon the Duc de Noailles has just been having a party of clever and intriguing people.
If they are bread-crumbed and covered with buttered writing-paper, and then broiled, they are called “Maintenon cutlets.”
Maintenon--I should wish first to be convinced of the fact, before I offer to give you a reason for it.
To the town of Maintenon the "very powerful and pious" lady who bore its name was a great benefactress.
I asked him how the Maintenon was; he answered, “Wonderfully well.”
Maintenon--That circumstance alone is sufficient to show that he did not love you with any delicacy.