She soon tired of him, returned to Paris and gratified her whims in ways that caused some scandal.
Anything less leaves everyone vulnerable to the whims of others.
The Assembly followed; and henceforth king and Assembly were more or less under the influence of the whims and passions of a populace maddened by want and suspicion, by the fanatical or unscrupulous incitements of an unfettered press, and by the unrestrained oratory of obscure demagogues in the streets, the cafs and the political clubs.
whims of fashion.
years (1745-1764) the whims and caprices of this little bourgeoise ruled the realm.