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Rose Dryden, Crossbones - LGBT Fans Deserve Better
Rose Dryden (Natalie Blair). On historical drama Crossbones, a show centered around the fictionalized life of pirate Edward “Blackbeard” Teach, Rose was a brothel madam on the pirate island that was ruled by Blackbeard. She didn’t have any explicit romantic interests on the show, but her interest in women was implied and used as a plot device. When Nenna, a pirate in Blackbeard’s crew, stole a jewel from her, Rose confronted her. Nenna explained she did it for love, but then clarified it wasn’t for love of a man. Rose seemed to interpret this to mean that Nenna was in...