Some of these are a representation of what the real Catherine de Medici was like - others not. Let me tell you this - after Francis died, she kicked Mary out of France, practically. She and her daughter were also on opposite sides .
“I am so afraid to lose you.” “As well as I.” “Let me fight with you.” “But Mary—” “I am a Queen. The people won't move if their leader just sits on her throne all day watching Charon’s boat full of the souls whom just died and I didn't know of.