"She is a young poor black woman trying to improve her kids life. M'lord." pleaded her counsel. It was to no avail.
"How dare she, off with her head!" The Queen shouted indignantly. Her advisor whispered in her ear. "What do mean We can't do that anymore? Oh very well then- send her to prison and orphan her kid that will show these peasants to keep in their place."
So the poor mother spent her days chained to a wall and her son was put to work in the poorhouse.