Queen Elizabeth I

Queen Elizabeth I was the queen of England and Ireland from November 1558 till her death in 1603. She is often referred to as the “virgin queen.” She was the last of the Tudor monarchs and daughter of Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn. 

On Monsieur’s Departure

‘On Monsieur’s Departure’ by Queen Elizabeth I describes the emotional tumult a speaker experiences after separating from the one she loves.

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