Mistress Mary

Mistress Mary

known for being “quite contrary.” [Nurs. Rhyme: Baring-Gould, 31]
References in classic literature ?
There's Mistress Mary is now sixteen, and would make him as fine a widow as the best of them.
Lady Katherine Knollys: The Unacknowledged Daughter of King Henry VIII is a biography of Katherine Knollys (1524-1569), the daughter of King Henry VIII's mistress Mary Boleyn, before he married her sister Anne Boleyn.
The second lecture, on Thursday October 16, will look at 'Marriage in the 17th Century' when Dr Jessica Malay, senior lecturer at the university, will focus on the Woodsome Panels, which are on display at Tolson Museum, and the case of Mistress Mary Hampson.
The Case of Mistress Mary Hampson: Her Story of Marital Abuse and Defiance in Seventeenth-Century England.
Dad-of-three Tony Kay, 62, is the son of the comic's personal assistant and mistress Mary Kay.
Instead, the show takes a look at one of Cooper's rare failures, his 1954 Las Vegas venture, and his relationship with manager (he called it 'hate-hate') Miff Ferrie, assistant and long-time mistress Mary Kay, and on-his-uppers vaudevillian Billy Glason who wants to sell Cooper his jokes.
The downfall of one mistress Mary Ann Fisher (Angela Teek) as Raelette Margie Hendricks (Sabrina Sloan) takes her place is vibrantly staged in "Don't Set Me Free.
Activities included Tudor dancing classes, lessons on herbs and flowers from Allesley Walled Garden experts and visits from characters such as Mistress Mary Nightingale and Lady Godiva.
The TV actress, who played fragrant mistress Mary Fisher in the The Life and Loves of a She-Devil, has been filming the ITV drama Sweet Medicine in the Wirksworth area and also sweeping the board at the local pub quiz.
The Life and Death of Mistress Mary Frith, Commonly Called Moll Cutpurse 1662, With A Facsimile of the Original Edition.
After exhaustive research, which included poring over more than 40 legal documents, Reader of English Dr Malay has now published The Case of Mistress Mary Hampson.