P.S. Eleanor is something if a hobby of mine. Or she was, when I was younger. I read Meade’s biography of her the first time when I was about 13.
I was super excited to complete two big quests of mine: seeing the crystal vase given by Eleanor to Louis in the British Museum, the only extant artifact with provenance linked directly to Eleanor:
And visiting her tomb at Fontevraud Abbey in France:
Yes, my “bucket list” is probably a little different from other people’s.