let me be a woman
go and work,go off and play,don’t waste your days to stay …the world is at your feetso “go and take it” they will say. yet I will stand,and as I waitfor the tears to touch my face,they’ll think I’m weak,fall to my knees to speak,“let me be a woman”. be vivacious,make a scene,nothing’s worth more… Continue reading
An English diarist and naval administrator. I served as administrator of the Royal Navy and Member of Parliament. I had no maritime experience, but I rose to be the Chief Secretary to the Admiralty under both King Charles II and King James II through patronage, diligence, and my talent for administration.