If any of you are interested on learning more about Elizabeth and John Lilburne, as well as the lives of women in the Civil War period in general, Antonia Fraser covers the subject at length in The Weaker Vessel. Specifically, the section on Elizabeth runs from page 286-296, with some detours to discuss Lilburne's political activity and his other supporters. It's a fascinating read, and really makes you feel for Elizabeth- at one point, he wrote to her suggesting that she convert to the Society of Friends (Quakers) so that she would be more inclined to "to go cheerfully and willingly along hand in hand [with him]" and that if she did so, it "abundantly would render [her] more amiable, lovely, and pleasant in mine eyes although thou wert clothes in rags." (She was actually "clothed in rags," mostly because his stints in jail had left them with no money, but he didn't seem to remember that.) It also shows the multiple liberties taken by the writers- he didn't die in jail, for instance- and all in all, it's an interesting read.
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