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Gorgo, Queen of Sparta

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Top 10 Witty (and Badass) Quotes from Ancient Sparta

“Because We are Also the Only Ones Who Give Birth to Men.” Gorgo, Queen of Sparta, explaining why Spartan women were allowed to rule men. Queen Gorgo was the wife of Leonidas. At the time she spoke it, women were second-class citizens just about everywhere, except in Sparta. In contrast to the other women of Greece, Spartan women were treated reasonably well, and enjoyed a much greater level of freedom than their peers could ever expect.

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Women's costume: gorgo queen of sparta | medium

Women's Costume: Gorgo Queen of Sparta | MediumBe the brave and beautiful Queen of Sparta in this lovely taffeta lined lace-look dress! Includes ivory tusk neck

Gorgo, Queen of Sparta

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Gorgo, Queen of Sparta

"Gorgo, Queen of Sparta" by sophisticatedignorance21 ❤ liked on Polyvore featuring art

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I never would have guessed that 2006's "300" would inspire me, but the queen's costume struck a chord; could replace linen with velvet and maintain texture, convert neckline from asymmetrical to square.

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