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Since she's in "Royal Consorts", I don't think she needs to be in "Kings". Alternatively, we have plenty of "Queens" to justify a category. TR 00:25, October 28, 2010 (UTC)

We've got a few consorts on whom I wasn't clear.
I had made Kings to include Queens undifferentiated in keeping with the precedent in other titular categories. There are no Empresses, Duchesses, Countesses and so on.
However, unlike any of those, Queens would actually have legs. Turtle Fan 01:29, October 28, 2010 (UTC)


Huh, I'm mildy surprised we don't have Empresses. I guess the constorts of the Avtokrator of Videssos aren't called empress, are they? TR 03:24, October 28, 2010 (UTC)
I don't remember what they're called but, since Avtokrators aren't called Emperors, it certainly wouldn't be that. Actually I don't remember much of a title at all--Just "the Avtokrator's wife," I believe.
The Emperors category itself contains only two women: Victoria and Catherine the Great. Given past HT patterns, I'd have to consider that unlikely to increase, especially looking at HT's upcoming projects. Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon might stick her head in to say "hi" in TWTPE, I suppose. Supervolcano is set in contemporary times, and our world only has one empress. While Michiko's pretty well traveled for a Japanese imperial consort, I can't imagine seeing her touring the ruins of Yellowstone or anything like that. Turtle Fan 04:37, October 28, 2010 (UTC)
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