Post. 6 Mar 2019.

“She certainly meant well and was not a fool, but nobody can maintain that she was wise, nor entertaining in conversation. She was ignorant in everything but what the parsons had taught her when a child … Being very ignorant, very fearful, with very little judgement, it is easy to be seen as well meaning, being surrounded with so many artful people, who at last compassed their designs to her dishonour.

– The Duchess of Marlborough on Queen Anne.

Published by William Vaughan

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