Sarah Bernardth creative solution


The great French actress Sarah Bernhardt,  at the height of her fame, has found a rival
in the person of one young actress, who was almost equal to Sarah’s popularity,
but she was ahead with her wealth.

Once they happened  to attend the same reception and Sarah became aware that her
opponent was going to put up all her jewellery.
It was useless to compete with her.

What solution has the great actress found?