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    Hanson, Marilee. "King Henry VIII’s Love Letters to Anne Boleyn" Although his love for her was made clear with these letters, her lack of producing a male heir would become her downfall as well. Anne, like Catherine before her would suffer from miscarriages and only produce a female heir as well. Elizabeth was born on September 7th, 1533 and would be Henry and Anne’s only child to survive infancy. Once again Henry would take other women to his bed, and unlike Catherine, Anne refused to look the other way. This along with her inability to produce a male heir would result in the downfall of their marriage. Jane Seymour took advantage of these issues and would become Henry’s next target after Anne gave birth to another stillborn in 1536. Using the people’s opinion of Anne in the beginning Henry imprisoned her in the Tower of London on charges of adultery, incest, and conspiracy. On May 19th, 1536, Anne was convicted of these charges unanimously and was taken to be executed at the Tower Green, in London, England. It was there, moments before her execution she gave her final speech. "I take my leave of the world and of you all, and I heartily desire you all to pray for me. O Lord have mercy on me, to God I commend my soul." With this, Anne gracefully met her fate of being beheaded, and unlike the other Queens, I believe Anne succeeded in something powerful…

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    Previously a lady in waiting to Anne, Jane Seymour captured the attention of the king. An interesting fact about Jane Seymour that separates her from Henry’s previous wives is pointed out by Eakins, “Jane never had a coronation” (Eakins) . Jane Seymour was never crowned as Queen of England. Furthermore, Jane was the only wife who fulfilled her duty by providing the king with a son and male heir; the one desire that drove him to divorce Catherine and break away from the Catholic Church.…

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    Anne Boleyn was accused of many things such as high treason, witchcraft, adultery, and incest. Suspicion arose against King Henry and Jane Seymour, his mistress at the time, both of whom were banqueting on the Thames at the time of Boleyn 's arrest. Pamphlets circulated throughout all of London that mocked the trials against Boleyn and the men and supported the Queen. On May 17,1536 Anne Boleyn 's brother, George Boleyn and the other men who were accused were executed. The keepers of the Tower…

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    Fitzroy died at the age of 16, although he had always been too weak and sickly to be a great king, anyway. Jane Seymour died in childbirth, but her son Edward lived. Then, Henry married Anne of Cleaves but divorced her quickly because of how ugly she was. Next, Henry married 19 year old Catherine Howard, but beheaded her because he thought she was adulterous. Finally, Henry married Catherine Parr and lived with her until he died. Mary was crowned Queen of England in 1553. She was passionate…

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    In 1537 Henry’s third wife Jane Seymour gave birth to a son named Edward, which took even more attention away from Elizabeth and pushed Elizabeth’s chances at ruling even further away by making her third in line for throne. Once Edward got older Elizabeth spent a lot of time with him and loved all the attention she was getting from her stepmom (henry’s 6th and final wife) Catherine Parr She received the same education that was normally only taught to male royalty. Some of the courses were…

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    at risk after noticing that her husband, Henry VIII had started to become interested in one of her ladies in waiting, Jane Seymour. After realizing that Boleyn could not produce a male heir, the court started to plot her downfall since Henry’s attention was on Jane Seymour and not his own wife. On May 2nd, Boleyn was arrested on accusations of adultery and the incentive to murder her husband, Henry VIII. The queen was soon put on trial and denied all accusations which led to the court…

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    were then put to death in order to keep the throne happy. Perhaps they were in fact guilty of the crimes they were convicted of. The truth is yet to be known, it appears it will never be known, Anne never even left a hint to whether there was truth to her accusations, in her execution speech. Anne’s inability to carry and give birth to a male heir did not help her situation with Henry VIII or the people. The English people felt very strong about the need to have a male heir. Henry VIII grew…

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    happening in some households. The television show, “Being Mary Jane”, is a great drama series that connects with its audience while having great dialogue and giving life lessons to the viewers. Being Mary Jane is about a successful black woman TV news anchor named Mary Jane Paul, who is played by Gabrielle…

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    Constructivism and Social Constructivism in the Classroom (From: http://marjorieumg.weebly.com/learning-theories.html) For this work, I would like to focus on “Constructivism and Social Constructivism in the classroom” in the scope of this course. In the following sections, I will explain the meaning and the basics of constructivism theory, the origin of it and the starting point of the theory. In addition, importance of constructivism theory will be discussed. Furthermore, the supporters…

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    Jd Salinger Influences

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    Rye”, where he is standing at the edge of a cliff with rye on it while children are playing, and catches any children that are too close to the edge of the cliff and saves them from falling off. This is a metaphor and a symbol, inferring that Holden wants to save them from going into adulthood and to stay a child. Salinger, throughout his lifetime had an interest in innocence as well. In the 1970’s he wrote letters and had a close connection to a 18 year old named Joyce Maynard (“Connections to…

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