From the back and neck strain to the grasping duke from behind, comes the ultimate place most aristocrats are hoping to place their heroines — on their back. After searching through the covers of past and present, this pose seems to be the least used in the variety of physical positions. Nonetheless, it serves to take the story to a satisfying conclusion…if you get my drift. Here are a few goodies from the past. …and those from the present carrying on the seductive reclining position.