The Last Words of Anne Boleyn: Oh Death, Rock Me Asleep
“Never had the Queen looked so beautiful”
William Kingston tapped on the door of Anne Boleyn’s apartments. It was nine a.m. on May 19, 1536. She was ready and waiting.
Picking up the skirts of her damask gown, she carefully made her way down the fifteen steps. At the bottom of the staircase, the king’s guard awaited…