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" ... to assist her, and that she was the only person who retained her composure), she said, " Alas ! poor head, in a very brief space thou wilt roll in the dust on the scaffold ; and as in life thou didst not merit to wear the crown of a queen, so in death... "
Excerpta Historica: Or, Illustrations of English History - Page 262
by Samuel Bentley - 1833 - 444 pages
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The Gentleman's Magazine, and Historical Chronicle, for the Year ..., Volume 101

Edward Cave, John Nichols - Literature - 1831
...poor head ! in a very brief space thou wilt roll in the dust on this scaffold ; and as in life thnu didst not merit to wear the crown of a queen, so in...this. And ye, my damsels, who, whilst I lived ever khowed yourselves so diligent in my service, and who are now to be present at my last hour and mortal...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 101, Part 1; Volume 149

Early English newspapers - 1831
...said, " Alas, poor head ! in a very brief space thou wilt roll in the dust on this scaffold ; anil as in life thou didst not merit to wear the crown of a queen, so in death thou desrrvest not a better doom than this. And ye, my damsels, who, whilst I lived ever showed yourselves...
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The Star of the Court, Or, the Maid of Honour and Queen of England, Anne Boleyn

Selina Bunbury - 1844 - 161 pages
...these pathetic words :—" Alas! poor head, in a brief space thou wilt roll in the dust on a scaffold! as in life thou didst not merit to wear the crown of a Queen, so in death thou deservest not better doom than this." Anne took this beautiful farewell of her weeping ladies: " And ye, my damsels,...
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Lives of the Queens of England: From the Norman Conquest; with Anecdotes of ...

Agnes Strickland - 1850
...her composure), she said, " Alas ! poor head, in a very brief space thou wilt roll in the dust on the scaffold ; and as in life thou didst not merit to...the crown of a queen, so in death thou deservest not better doom than this."2 • All present were then in tears, save the base court sycophants, who came...
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Lives of the Queens of England: From the Norman Conquest, Volume 2

Agnes Strickland, Elisabeth Strickland - Queens - 1851
...her composure,) she said, " Alas, poor head ! in a very brief space thou wilt roll in the dust on the scaffold ; and as in life thou didst not merit to...the crown of a queen, so in death thou deservest not better doom than this."2 All present were then in tears, save the base court sycophants who came to...
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Memoirs of the Queens of Henry VIII., and His Mother, Elizabeth of York

Agnes Strickland - Great Britain - 1853 - 420 pages
...her composure), she said, " Alas ! poor head, in a very brief space thou wilt roll in the dust on the scaffold ; and as in life thou didst not merit to...the crown of a queen, so in death thou deservest not better doom than this."3 All present were then in tears, save the base court sycophants, who came to...
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Lives of the Queens of England, from the Norman Conquest: Now First ...

Agnes Strickland - Queens - 1854
...her composure,) she said, " Alas, poor head ! in a very brief space thou wilt roll in the dust on the scaffold ; and as in life thou didst not merit to...the crown of a queen, so in death thou deservest not better doom than this."2 All present were then in tears, save the base court sycophants who came to...
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The Queens of England: A Series of Portraits of Distinguished Female Sovereigns

Agnes Strickland - 1854
...her composure), she said, " Alas ! poor head, in a very brief space thou wilt roll in the dust on the scaffold ; and as in life thou didst not merit to...the crown of a queen, so in death thou deservest not better doom than this." The account given by the Portuguese spectator of this mournful scene is as...
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The history of woman

Stephen Watson Fullom - 1855
...head on the block, observing, " Alas, poor head ! in a very brief space thou wilt roll in the dust ; and as in life thou didst not merit to wear the crown of a queen, so in death thou deservest no better fate than this." And, again entreating the prayers of those around, she commended her chastened...
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Popular history of England, Volume 2

Charles Knight - Great Britain - 1857
...cover her hair withal, she said, ' Alas, poor head ! in a very brief space thou wilt roll in l I:Ab rst on this scaffold ; and as in life thou didst not merit to wear the crown oni queen, so in death, thou deservest not a better doom than this. And ye, my damsels, who, whilst...
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