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Quotation by Elizabeth I
Mr. Doctor, that loose gown becomes you so well I wonder your notions should be so narrow.
Elizabeth I (1533–1603), Queen of England (1558-1603). As quoted in The Sayings of Queen Elizabeth, ch. 6, by Frederick Chamberlin (1923).
Said during a visit to Oxford in 1566, to Dr. Humphreys, leader of the Puritans, who was clad in an academic gown.
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