Matilda III acted as regent, trying to safe the throne for his son , recruited allies and deployed troops to support her husband Stephen I (1135-1154) during the Anarchy in his rule as king. Even thought the volatile relationship of Eleanor of Aquitaine with Henry II`s (1154-1189), she was a regent queen in the first decade of her husband`s reign and she issued the charters for England and Aquitaine, sat in justice at court, and helped prepare her children to
She also believed in the policies of Westernization, causing her to modernize Russia. However, during her reign Cathrine faced many challenges. For example, in her first years of reign, she was afraid someone would overthrow her and take her place, since her son, Paul, was the rightful heir. Moreover, she had to endure several revolts. The most known revolt was led by a rebel leader who claimed
According to the text, it states, “ In fact, a piece of evidence was discovered in 1931 that makes it even more difficult to prove Aye’ innocence. A ring was discovered in Cairo that showed Aye married King Tut’s wife, Ankhesenamun, shortly after her husband’s untimely death.” This explains to me that Aye could have murdered King Tut. Aye must have forced Ankhesenamun to marry him so, he can be pharaoh as quick as possible before anyone else can become pharaoh. Horemheb is also one of the spect. In the text, it states, “ Horemheb made every attempt during his rule to erase all memory of Tut and his father, Akhenaten.
When Marji come back from the trip with her parents, and learn that they at war she shows strong patriotism toward her country. She immediately became furious because it was the second invasion by the Arabs in 1400 years. Marji says, “I was ready to defend my country against these Arabs who keep attacking us” (79). As Marji put on her soldier hat, she senses her country is in need of help she suddenly develop the envy to show support. Without doubt Marijane express how she cares about for her country, and wants to stand and defend no matter what.
Isabella was born in 1451 (About.com). Isabella’s mother was known as Isabella of Portugal (About.com). Isabella was raised by her mother until 1457, when the two children were brought to court by Henry IV to protect them from being used by the opposition nobles (About.com). Henry was willing to compromise with the nobles and accept Isabella as his heiress in September (About.com). Isabella was offered the crown by the nobles, but refused (About.com).
This is why they started a rebellion so that they could help people who were opposed to the Empire. They believed they could create a new order that would promote democracy and not tyranny. Leia’s first love Kier feels obligated to become a senator so that he can represent his home planet. All these characters in the book want to be part of something big for the benefit of others. One example that supports the theme is when Leia is on her Day of Demand and states that she’s going to her complete her training so that she can serve Alderaan(her home planet) as the princess.
In 1424, she had her first visions, Saint Michael, Saint Catherine, and Saint Margaret told Joan to drive the English out of France, and that is just what she did. She received very specific instructions, “She must go to Charles VII and see him crowned King of France. She must inspire his soldiers to fight better, even lead them into battle. No one else would do it or could; God had chosen her-chosen, as so often in His dealings with mankind, the weak, to shame the strong. Specifically, she must go to the King’s representative in the nearest large town, Vaucouleurs…” (Carroll 517).
Demeter was a great Goddess from Greek Mythology and played a big role in the philosophy of plants. Demeter was the goddess of agriculture and daughter of Cronus and Rhea. She had been reborn, similar to her other siblings. The story behind it was that, after Zeus ousted his Father, Cronus, he was made to throw up Zeus’ siblings. The goddess was married to her brother, Zeus, and had offsprings with others too such as, ose.
At this time, Antigone is a very independent character in that she wants to bury Polyneices on her own. She says, “I wouldn’t want the help you could give. It’s too late. You must be as you believe. I will bury him myself.”(Sophocles, ll 84-86) She was finally offered help, but she confidently denied it because she wanted to prove to herself and to her brother that she will do what is right, no matter what the king says.
“ (Doc A). With this unrestricted view into what was coming for the future he thought he could plan ahead and accordingly to change those prophecies that went against what he needed to do to get the crown from Duncan and stop anyone who would want to take that very title from him. He thought he could ahead of it all with these predictions but these very predictions took him to make those choices that caused him to fall into those very predictions made by the Three Sisters, “Macbeth shall never be vanquished be until Great Birnam wood to high Dunsinane hill shall come against him, That will never be who can impress the forest bid the tree unfix his earthbound root” (Doc D). He thinks through these visions he has outsmarted and can plan but just the opposite of luck comes making these predictions come to life in ways he does not want them
My service to the army at Valley Forge is soon ending.I have decided to re-enlist for three reasons which are: Hope, the army needs me, and for my family and the hope of surviving. The event that caused this whole war to occur were the protesting and the Boston Tea party that happened in 1773. I felt that the Boston Tea Party was a right and wrong decision when it happened because we should not use violence to cooperate with our “enemies”, we should use reason. Even though the British kind of deserved that protest. Also the Declaration of Independence caused the war by angering the British in 1776.
As he ruled Ithaca Odysseus began to think about marriage. he desired Helen princess of Sparta. However, Helen was the daughter of Zeus and Queen Leda therefore, she was immortal. After Helen chose a husband Zeus made the suitors swear to defend the marriage rights of Menelaus. However, Odysseus eventually married Penelope Helen 's cousin.