We still quote her, after 40 years
"Good heavens! We are S***ers! We don't
wash our carpets in the street!"
(Nobility and its privileges had been abolished in 1918 but someone must have forgotten to tell my aunt
Sorry, but I'm clueless here. Sisters? Suckers? Shitters?
Neither. I edited out the family name for reasons of privacy. (Noblesse oblige
) Feel free to insert any name you like. Windsors, Battenbergs, Romanovs, Hohenzollern. They all work in this context.