Metternich: A dandy, womanizer, pompous fop and great diplomat

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5 thoughts on “Metternich: A dandy, womanizer, pompous fop and great diplomat”

        1. He was crafty but not as crafty as Talleyrand. Managed to work for the last French king, who lost his head, then work for the French revolutionaries, then Napoleon, then get a job with the restored French king. Beat that for survival skills

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