Mrs Diddlefiget’s finishing school

The author of today’s tongue-in-cheek and funny piece plays with history and the language and well and truly takes the mickey out of finishing schools.

So, if you have a young woman that needs to be ‘frenched’, ‘musicked’, ‘historified’, ‘geographied’ and ‘attitudinized’ and get that finished ‘heddication’, read on…….  The Australian – 27 June 1827