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The Kingmaker’s Daughter – Book Review

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The Kingmaker’s Daughter
 is the gripping story of the daughters of the man known as the “Kingmaker,” Richard Neville, Earl of Warwick: the most powerful magnate in fifteenth-century England. Without a son and heir, he uses his daughters, Anne and Isabel as pawns in his political games, and they grow up to be influential players in their own right. In this novel, Philippa Gregory explores the lives of two fascinating young women. -Goodreads-

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Jukebox Friday

Love My Way- The Psychedelic Furs

Happy Friday! There are good and bad sides about me not paying much attention to the Western music scene when I was in my teens and early twenties, and I’ve never listened to the radio much. And I also didn’t have parents that would educate me about their favorite music (cos they kind listen to the same Chinese songs over and over again). So I have a very limited knowledge of music from the wild wild west. The negative thing is, there can be some song that everybody knows but I’ve never heard of it. But the positive thing is also that there are tons of songs that everybody knows but are completely new to me. It’s just like that with ‘Love My Way’ by ‘The Psychedelic Furs’. I’m still inside the ‘Call Me By My Name’ bubble and I absolutely love this song. Hope you enjoy it too. 🙂 Have a great Friday!

My favorite parts from the lyrics:

“Love my way, it’s a new road,
I follow where my mind goes
So swallow all your tears, my love
And put on your new face
You can never win or lose
If you don’t run the race”

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