"I was the youngest of three daughters"
Porträt der Graham-Kinder (240 * 213)
Public DomainPorträt der Graham-Kinder - Credit: William Hogarth

In most versions of "Beauty and the Beast," Beauty is the youngest of several siblings. In Madame de Villeneuve's tale, Beauty is the youngest of twelve--six brothers and six sisters--while she is the youngest of six in de Beaumont's tale.