Wednesday, February 14, 2007

Happy Valentine's Day From Some Famous Couples

Who said that you have to write romance novels to celebrate Valentine's Day in style? With the help of ACME Heart Maker, some famous couples in history (and in historical novels) have been doing it up right with custom-made candy hearts:

Thomas Seymour to Queen Katherine Parr:



Thomas Seymour to Princess Elizabeth:



Richard III to Anne Neville (remember the cookshop story):



Margaret Beaufort to Henry VII:



Henry VII to Elizabeth of York:



Henry VIII to Katherine of Aragon:




Edward IV to Elizabeth Woodville:



John of Gaunt to Katherine Swynford:



Edward II to Piers Gaveston



Roger Mortimer to Queen Isabella:




Queen Isabella to Roger Mortimer:



Hugh le Despenser the younger to Gower, Wales:

7 comments:

Marg said...

Hehe!! I nearly choked on my coke reading these!

Alianore said...

Haha, I'd always suspected that Hugh's greatest love affair was with his land, not Eleanor or Edward. ;)

Gata said...

The last one was too precious!

Daphne said...

Once again, great entertainment!

Susan Higginbotham said...

Thanks, ladies!

elena maria vidal said...

Delightful!

Nan Hawthorne said...

Are your clever ideas inexhaustible???

Again, I chortled and felt terribly literate at the same time.

Nan Hawthorne
Blue Lady Tavern