Anne O'Brien

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Anne O'Brien

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My home is in the Welsh Marches, although much of my early life was spent in Yorkshire, most recently in the East Riding.Ann O'Brien The Marches is a remote region of England, surrounded by echoes from the past. Hereford is close with its famous Mappa Mundi and chained library.So is Shrewsbury, and also Ludlow with its splendid castle and its connections with our Plantagenet and Tudor kings. With my husband, I live in an eighteenth century timber framed cottage, which itself must have seen much history over two hundred years.

I have always enjoyed the appeal of History.I taught the subject with enthusiasm but it becam
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“It is important for a woman to have the duplicity to make good use of whatever gifts she might have, however valueless they might seem... You have to have the inner strength to pursue your goal, and not care how many enemies you make along the road. It is not easy.”
Anne O'Brien, The King's Concubine

“And sometimes - to get what you want - you must be prepared to accept the apparently unacceptable.”
Anne O'Brien, Virgin Widow

“The capacity to love does not die when the lover dies.”
Anne O'Brien, The King's Sister

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