Real Life Lady Knight

I was listening to an interview with Tamora Pierce who is one of N and my favorite childhood authors. For those who don’t know she has several excellent series. One of which is about Alanna the female knight.

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In the interview Tamora Pierce said that she had once received a letter from someone who said that she would become a knight when she grew up. Years later she received another letter from the same girl, now woman, who is indeed a female knight!

Her name is Virginia Hankins. Virginia Hankins.jpg

Is it just me or does she look similar to another awesome female?

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