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Qᴜᴇᴇɴ Eʟɪᴢᴀʙᴇᴛʜ ᴏғ Yᴏʀᴋ’s ᴄʟɪϙᴜᴇ ᴏғ ᴀᴡᴇsᴏᴍᴇ ᴡᴏᴍᴇɴ
elizabeth woodville | elizabeth darcy | anne of york | katherine gordon | margaret beaufort | cecily of york | catherine of york | joan vaux

(part I: Henry VII’s clique)

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You will have to play your cards right.

make me choose // borgiapope asked: elizabeth woodville or jacquetta of luxembourg

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Empress Maud (1114 – 1125)
Eleanor of Provence (1236 - 1272)

Philippa of Hainault (1328 – 1369)
Margaret of Anjou (1445 – 1461)
Elizabeth Woodville (1464 - 1483)
Elizabeth of York (1486 - 1503)
Catherine of Aragon (1509 - 1533)
Anne Boleyn (1533 - 1536)
Elizabeth I (1558 - 1603)
Anne of Great Britain (1702 -1714)
Victoria I (1837 - 1901)

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“…The Princesses leaving their mother behind in sanctuary in March 1484 certainly constituted a significant separation but it was politically and personally expedient to all concerned. They coped with this because they had to, there wasn’t a lot of choice so I can only guess that they just tried to put it out of their minds and carry on.“ — Amy Licence, author of “Elizabeth of York.The Forgotten Tudor Queen” (x)