The Last Words of Anne Boleyn: Oh Death, Rock Me Asleep

“Never had the Queen looked so beautiful”

Artistic depiction of Anne Boleyn in the Tower of London awaiting execution. Source: Wikipedia

WWilliam 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…

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Linda Caroll

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