A. Do your best.
A. I don't really identify with either one of them, as I share few traits with them, but I always was drawn to Elizabeth I and Mary, Queen of Scots.
A. people pontificating on a subject they don't know anything about
A. de Bois-Gilbert, the Templar Knight in Ivanhoe; I found his love and desire for Rebecca and his inner struggles, his desire to save her, all to be much more compelling than the bland and noble hero.