How does the one you love feel about you?
How does the one you love feel about you?
How does the one you love feel about you?

Consult ‘The Lady’s Oracle’, a fortune-telling parlor game book from 1855.
Parlor games were often a means of covert flirtation and books like these would have been used in social situations, with the reader choosing a question and asking another person to choose a number from one to fifty in order to determine the answer. The answer corresponded to a bit of poetry and would be read aloud, likely to much amusement from the group.

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