The second estate of French society was made up of the nobility. These nobles lived on manors which they had inherited. The second estate consisted of about 2% of the total population who owned about 25% of the total land in France.
These nobles collected dues and rent from the peasants who lived on their lands. This endless source of income allowed them to live a lavish lifestyle.
Middle age is the time when a man is always thinking that in a week or two he will feel just as good as ever.
President James Buchanan was the only bachelor to occupy the Oval Office.