Regarding the modern aspect of the show, Leith’s relationship with Greer seems to be like the popular cheerleader secretly dating the cute nerd. Is the royal court in “Reign” some kind of ancient high school?
I think those stereotypes and archetypes follow us through time and our entire lives. We grow up but we still find ourselves in the same dynamics. It’s our responsibility to rise above the prejudices of those dynamics…. and fall in love with the charming kitchen boy.