68 : Starting a dance can be as fortuitous as its termination: a very short, mignon girl asks a tall guy to dance with her. Go to a person's profile, embed this Video, add this video to your website by copying the code below. Ask the Editors, word Games. 1899, Paul Leicester Ford, Janice Meredith: A Story of the American Revolution, Volume 1, Dodd, Mead Company (1899 page 64 : What she looked at was an unset miniature of a young girl, with a wealth of darkest brown hair, powdered to a gray, and. 330: When the mignons, barefoot and clad in sacks with holes for their heads and feet, marched with Henry in a penitential procession, lashing their backs, one wit opined that they should have aimed their blows lower.