Henry is King --- the Lion in Winter, a ruler of great reputation, majestic and virile --- and Eleanor is his Queen. Although she professes grand love and continuous affection for Henry, her heart remains in Aquitaine. Her subjects adore her and take Henry’s claim of power over them to be an abomination. They are both bigger than life, and their story is legend.
We meet Henry and Eleanor when they are first introduced to each other. The attraction is strong, and their destiny is formed from the moment they meet. Opinionated, headstrong and int