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Favorite Historical Person.....and why.

Favorite Historical Person.....and why.

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Ottawa, ON
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1. Re: Favorite Historical Person.....and why.

I wonder why you want us to tell you why we like our favourite historic person, but you don't feel obligated to tell us why you like your favourites?

And while we are having this dialogue, what do you mean when you say, "I can't (wait) to get back to London in November..."? Apparently you are going to wait, so I guess you really can.

My person is Thomas More.

Detroit, Michigan
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2. Re: Favorite Historical Person.....and why.

I rather like Sir Winston Churchill. He's very quotable. :o)

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3. Re: Favorite Historical Person.....and why.

Hi, first of all I didn't mean to lead you to believe that I thought I WAS Nelson in a previous life, just that I MAY have been a sailor or involved in the Navy or seaport life somehow. Who knows?

What I meant by asking why you like this particular person is that some of you may be related to your favorite historical person and that would be very interesting. Sorry for not making my self clearer.

Happy Travels.

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4. Re: Favorite Historical Person.....and why.

My favourite is Katherine Swynford - the mistress and then wife of John of Gaunt who was an ancestress of the Tudor kings..

Fascinating woman.

Richard the Third also interests me a LOT.

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5. Re: Favorite Historical Person.....and why.

I'll second you on Lord Admiral Horatio Nelson, just for one of his quotes.

"Treat every Frenchman as if he was the devil himself" ...lol