The saint did not spare the demoralized court, and the queen-dowager Brunehalt became his bitterest foe.
Henry, with his young charge, was at Rouen, when the queen-dowager arrived.
The queen-dowager of Spain flattered herself with the hope of marrying him.
The queen-dowager received her, and everyone at Court made a fuss of her.
The gentlemen that remained in prisons were, by the procurement of the queen-dowager, set at liberty in the month of July 1550.
Gan-muver was also installed as queen-dowager, in a suite of apartments consisting of one room and a closet.
The queen-dowager's French tendencies were more than suspected.
He next went with a great armed following to Westminster, where lay the queen-dowager and her children.
This plan was upset by the queen-dowager Elizabeth, who determined to rule both kingdoms during the minority of her children.
Queen Adelaide, now queen-dowager, was present in the royal closet.