You woke up in 1877 and now you have to prove that you're a proper lady. Welcome to Victorian England!
If you're alone this Valentine's Day, just be grateful it's not 1850 and someone sent you a card to comment on your "most hideous teeth".
How to swear like a 19th-century street urchin.
This lady is a dapper gentleman, your argument is invalid. Turning social norms on their head was just another day in the life of Vesta Tilley.