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Mon Coeur Est Tout A Toi

Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire, may have had an unhappy marriage, but her parents’ union was a different story altogether. Margaret Georgiana Poyntz first met the dashing but shy John Spencer in 1754. He was tall, with deep-set eyes and thin lips, and Georgiana soon fell for him. Luckily for her, the feeling was mutual. John

John Spencer, 1st Earl Spencer

John Spencer was born on 19 December 1734. He was the son of John Spencer, a landowner, and his wife Lady Georgiana Caroline Carter, and had a younger sister, Diana. Due to his poor health, John wasn’t expected to survive infancy, so his parents decided to hire tutors to educate him at home. But he