We wonder if he actually saw angels in trees.
She cleaned the hospital, which was filthy, to the best of her ability.
Once he began his work, his crew restored buildings and made detailed maps of the city.
When Mount Vesuvius erupted in the year of 79, the city of Pompeii vanished.
He is most famous for what he wrote and drew.
During the Elizabethan era, many people believed that human society reflected the order of the universe.
If families remained in order, the state would be in good shape.
A state that was orderly reflected the pattern of the universe.
Treason, which disrupted order, resulted in severe punishment.
Whoever committed treason risked torture, mutilation, and death.
Several individuals took the risk, even though the penalty was great.
After Elizabeth I became queen, she foiled several plots by her cousin, the queen of Scotland.
Elizabeth wondered whether the execution of a fellow queen was immoral.
Finally she reached the moment when she had no real choice.
With true regret, Elizabeth signed the order that commanded her cousin's death.