All this talk about optimism and pessimism is itself a dismal fall from the old talk about right and wrong. Our fathers said that a nation had sinned and suffered like a man. We say it has decayed, like a cheese. — G. K. Chesterton

Henry II of Castile

(Henry Trastamara)

1334–1379
Civilization: Hispanic — Castile
   Field of Renown:  monarch — King
Era:  Reconquista

Illegitimate son of Alfonso XI who usurped the throne of Castile from his half-brother, Peter the Cruel after many conflicts.