Conqueror of My Heart Essay

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I could feel my waist shrinking as Maggie pulled on my corset rambling on about how beautiful she was going to make me look. As she gave the final tug I felt as if my ribs would crack in to if I dared try to breathe. I shut my eyes forcing myself to take small gasps as I forced my body to mold to the corset. "Maggie just loosen it a little, I am afraid I will faint from suffocation" whispered to my ditzy maid. She grumbled, but gave in and loosened the corset to where I could breathe normally before fetching my dress.
"I always that you looked beautiful in white princess," Maggie smiled at me as she brought out my gown for the ball.
I nodded in approval as she helped me slip into the pearl gown. I carefully looked it over knowing I would
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I could feel my waist shrinking as Maggie pulled on my corset rambling on about how beautiful she was going to make me look. As she gave the final tug I felt as if my ribs would crack in to if I dared try to breathe. I shut my eyes forcing myself to take small gasps as I forced my body to mold to the corset. "Maggie just loosen it a little, I am afraid I will faint from suffocation" whispered to my ditzy maid. She grumbled, but gave in and loosened the corset to where I could breathe normally before fetching my dress.
"I always that you looked beautiful in white princess," Maggie smiled at me as she brought out my gown for the ball.
I nodded in approval as she helped me slip into the pearl gown. I carefully looked it over knowing I would be on display for everyone to inspect. I ran my hand over the beautiful embroidery that was done to the dress in a faint silver; swirling starting from the hem with a tightly fitting ribbon around my ribs to show off my bosom. I must of blushed since Maggie butted in and was telling me I was of age to be married, and men will only go after the beautiful or the wealthy, and since we weren't fully on the wealthy side I had to show off my beauty. My nerves started going into over drive when I thought of everything that was falling on me tonight to find a wealthy suitable husband to help my father and our kingdom grow.
"Chloe what jewels do you want me to set out for you?" Maggie asked as she pulled out my jewelry box.
"I want to wear my