The ‘evil stepmother’

Catalan history boasts a lot of myths. One of them concerns Sibil·la de Fortià who married king Peter IV of Aragon in 1377, becoming his fourth wife. The king’s sons, Martin and John, strongly opposed this marriage and portrayed her as an outstanding example of the ‘evil stepmother’.

Image of Sibil·la in the castle of Sant Martí Sarroca

Stay tuned and soon you will know if she deserved this name or not.

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