She might have been a queen.
Lily Cole: I’m stuck inside hayley atwell
“She yearned to kiss him, and she saw the answering longing in his eyes. Every fiber of her body told her to throw herself into his arms, but she knew what she had to do. She wanted to say, I love you like a thunderstorm, like a lion, like a helpless rage; but instead she said: “I think I’m going to marry Alfred.”
Pillars of the Earth →“The girl who will not yield”