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I remember the 12-year-old version of myself, practicing my curtsy in case it ever turned out that I, too, was a long-lost royal like Mia Thermopolis, née Amelia Mignonette Grimaldi Thermopolis Renaldo, Princess of Genovia.
"It's Stylites—bob yer curtsy," whispered Agnes in Connie's ear.Sue, A Little Heroine|L. T. Meade
So, as she was about to pass me with a little curtsy and a pretty smile, I stopped her.The Rose of Old St. Louis|Mary Dillon
And then the lady went, sweeping a low curtsy to Mr. Dockwrath as she passed out of the room.Orley Farm|Anthony Trollope