Secrets of the Six Wives

Anne Boleyn and Henry VIII Argue at Dinner

Lucy serves Anne Boleyn and Henry VIII at dinner. The royal couple argues when Anne asks Henry to be faithful to her while she is in confinement. Henry refuses.

Anne Boleyn and Henry VIII Argue at Dinner

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