Introduction: What is the Grand Duchess of the North?
The Grand Duchess of the North, was a well-known villainess and an enemy of human race. She was also a feared witch and well known for overthrowing the throne. She was the founder and the sole monarch of a huge empire.
Her name was Elizabeth.
Her real name was Feodora Alexandrovna. She was born in a small cottage near St. Petersburg, Russia in 1892. She was raised by her uncle and aunt, the Duke and Duchess of Oldenburg. When she grew up, she had been constantly frustrated by the Duke’s criticism of her behavior and appearance. She was also known for her love of dancing and socializing.
In 1910, at the age of 18, she lost her parents in a tragic accident. The Duke and Duchess were instantly killed when their yacht exploded. The young Duchess found herself alone on earth and penniless. She was however, saved by an unknown gentleman who appeared before her on a white horse. The man was well-dressed in white and wore a mask. He told her that she had been chosen by the Goddess of Darkness to carry out her will. He gave her a huge amount of money and sent her to an expensive school. She became an accomplished dancer, musician, painter, writer, chef and fashion designer.
The Grand Duchess of the North’s Secret Mission Was To Survive After Her Father’s Death And Take Over His Ruling Position In Fulda
The princess was surprised by their presence and so did the young man. He noticed that the princess was curious and asked, “Are you the Grand Duchess of the North ?”
“Yes, I am,” the princess replied. He watched as she pulled out a map with a red line drawn on it.
“What are you looking at?” he asked her curiously. She showed him the map and explained that she was going to take over Fulda and that this is the secret mission her father left for her once he died. He told her solemnly, “Regardless of what you do in other countries, please remember that we need to be friendly with one another. We cannot lose our friendship with your country.”
Grand Duchess was not a noblewoman as One Might Expect
The Grand Duchess was a born noble. She was a royal witch of the royal family in FULDA. She was also the only child of her father, the Emperor of FULDA, and his wife. She was born with a dark heart and found herself enjoying to plunder and destruction.
She was always surrounded by the princesses of FULDA. She was loved and praised by them. They may have been her favorites, but she could not be called a princess herself. It is said that her mother did not want to be called a queen and the Emperor did not want his wife to be called a queen, but they were always called “the queen” in FULDA.
The Grand Duchess was trained by her mother as the future bride of the crown prince. At that time, she never thought about taking over her country. She will simply be the wife of the crown prince.
She was an evil person who would do Anything to Win
She had been born with a heart full of hatred and evil. She was a person who would do anything to win at any cost. Having grown up in luxury, her every whim was catered for, she grew up in indulgence and soon became vain and self-absorbed. When she was thirteen years old, she was sent to a witch academy where she learned how to be a witch and also learnt how to use magic in combat. She was taught how to use the sword during her initiation and she grew up specially with a predisposition towards the sword.
At the end of her education, she was chosen by a very rich, grand duke as his fiance. The duke had three daughters and one of them, a noble girl in line for the throne and as such he wanted his fiancé to be royalty. The girl accepted his proposal and with the support of her mother, she was sent to live in the grand ducal house. She did not like the idea of being in a place where she was considered as a poor relative and how everyone was just waiting for her to make mistakes so that they could further their own positions.
Story Analysis: The British Romantic Novel “The Grand Duchess of the North” Is A Great Example Of An Historical Work
The book was a great example of an historical work as it showed readers how people used magic in their daily life. It also explained how the rulers of north were not that much different from common citizens. It also exposed the dark side of the ruling class, which was not seen by their subjects at that time. It taught readers how to understand the society and how it functioned. It taught that the ruling class did not cheat their subjects but protected them. It also showed the dark side of a woman who was considered as a perfect lady.
“The author shows that women are inherently evil, while men are inherently good.”
The book did not limit itself to just showing readers about the magic and also showed readers about the cruelty of human nature when it is directed at others for no apparent reason. It also showed readers how thieves were made. The book presented how human nature can change a person from being good to becoming evil. It showed that people could become evil if they meet the wrong influence at the wrong time in their lives. It exposed the fact that even members of the royal families could be bad.