Thermidor Fun Fact Day Forty: Who was la Comtesse des Ténèbres?

Legend has it that a certain Comtesse des Ténèbres arrived on the scene in Austria just about at the same time as Princess Marie-Thérèse moved there in exile (1795) and in fact…
a. they were the same person; one replaced the other in public.
b. they were sisters, illegitimate, from Marie-Antoinette’s affair with Axel von Fersen.
c. they were cousins through their uncle, le Comte de Provence.
d. la Comtesse tried to kill the young princess.

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