Annette is a universally loved star who, by all accounts, never wavered from the sweet, shy, demure girl she'd always been despite her success.
DOUG: My favorite story with Annette is the first time that I ever met her I thought, first of all, she was kind of an ice princess.
He brought all his dandy knick-knacks, not forgetting a ravishing little desk presented to him by the most amiable of women, â€” amiable for him, at least, â€” a fine lady whom he called Annette and who at this moment was travelling, matrimonially and wearily, in Scotland,
Annette is an expatriate who makes a home for herself and her daughter in Paris; both her father and Ethan are shocked that she'd ever leave the land of her birth.
"We had royal guests last night," said the youngest of the maids, whom they called Annette, a slender blond girl.