1782, Palace of Versailles. Outside the gates, the many hungry are on the verge of revolt. In the palace, lives one of the most despised women in France. Not Maria Antoaneta, but Columbina, Countess of the Cow. With the help of the faithful maid Lisette, Columbina finds out the dark secrets of the palace nobles and does everything in her power to keep her position and respect the fashion trends.