Ostentatious displays of material wealth have become commonplace. It is increasingly normal to observe luxury cars revving down crowed city streets, and to hear passersby gushing about lavish purchases of exotic vacation houses. 366 more words
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Kenilworth was the site of unrequited love, and unlike most of the castles we visited, saw military action. The castle and its many owners’ struggles played a major part in the consolidation of the English monarchy. 510 more words
Hello everyone! Quite honestly, I didn’t exactly picture myself having my first post being the beginning of a mini Internet series. I more-so imagined that I’d explain who I am a little bit, but whatever. 2,158 more words
When I was fair and young, then favor graced me.
Of many was I sought their mistress for to be.
But I did scorn them all and answered them therefore: … 151 more words
Queen Elizabeth I, daughter of Henry VIII and the last Tudor monarch, is probably England’s most famous and decorated ruler. But one of the wildest royal conspiracy theories in history contends that this famous and decorated ruler was actually a bloke called Neville. 893 more words