[LMB] Women and education

brazee howard at brazee.net
Wed Sep 8 21:25:09 BST 2021



> On Sep 8, 2021, at 1:53 PM, Gwynne Powell <gwynnepowell at hotmail.com> wrote:
> 
> Gwynne: I loved studying history, from a young age. And I never could understand
> all the Mary-supporters. To me she seemed self-indulgent, and she ignored her
> job. Elizabeth was a tough bitch, yes, but dammit she was Queen, and she had her
> finger on the pulse. Mary made some shocking choices when it came to finding
> partners. And her political incompetence was inexcusable; she grew up at the
> French court, she HAD to know how things worked at that level.
> 
> Just imagine if Mary had replaced Elizabeth. I don't think the country would have
> fared nearly as well.

Well, some people don’t like strong women.


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