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Queen Rapunzel
HappilyEverAfterAssembly-0
Biographical Information
World Land of Stories
Title(s) Queen of the Corner Kingdom, only heir to the crown of the Corner Kingdom
Also known as Unknown
Physical information
Species Human
Gender Female
Age Unknown
Hair colour Blonde
Eye colour Unknown
Other Traits Extremely long hair
Family information
Family Members Sir William (husband), Unnamed Witch (adoptive mother and captor)
Affiliation Happily Ever After Assembly,Happily Forever After Assembly
Land of Stories
First Appearance The Wishing Spell ch 5 (mention only), ch 23
Appeared in Book(s) The Wishing Spell, The Enchantress Returns, A Grimm Warning, Beyond the Kingdoms

Background 

Queen Rapunzel is the well-known fairytale character first appearing in the stories of the Brothers Grimm, who was locked in a tower by a witch and was rescued by a prince who climbed up the tower using her long hair as a rope.

The Wishing Spell takes place after the traditional fairy tale ends and Rapunzel has married her prince and rules as queen of the Corner Kingdom.

Appearance and Personality

Rapunzel has remarkably long hair.

"She was beautiful, with hair that matched the lock Alex and Conner had collected for the Wishing Spell. She wore it up in the biggest bun the twins had ever seen, and it still ran down her back and trailed behind her."[1]

Rapunzel spent most of her life alone locked in the tower. Afters he became queen, she installed a staircase in the tower so she could visit it whenever she wanted.[2]

In Queen Red Riding Hood's Guide To Royalty, Red mentions how Rapunzel sent someone to the gallows for arson, and that the noose may (or may not) have been made of Rapunzel's own hair.[3]

Relationships 

Rapunzel is married to Sir William. She refers to herself as "Aunt Rapunzel"[4] in regards to Princess Hope, but it is unclear if she and Cinderella (or Chase) are actually related[5].

Story

Queen Rapunzel was present at all the gatherings of the monarchs in the books, but unlike the other queens, did not get any separate story arcs (so far).

In The Enchantress Returns, she was captured by Ezmia along with the other royals and forced to surrender her kingdom. They were saved by Alex. In A Grimm Warning, Rapunzel went into hiding on the secret path along with the other royals. When they saw the destruction the Grande Armée had wreaked upon a town, Red Riding Hood asked Goldilocks for fighting lessons. Rapunzel and the other queens joined her. The royals were captured after Rook betrayed them. When they were rescued, they fought alongside Alex and Conner to defeat the army.

In Beyond the Kingdoms, she attended Red and Froggy's (almost) wedding. It is unclear what happened to the Corner Kingdom and the royal family when the Masked Man's Literary Army attacked.

In An Author's Odyssey, Rapunzel was rescued by Jack, Goldilocks, The Lost Boys, and The Merry Men, narrowly avoiding being executed by the Masked Man. Robin Hood tried to flirt with her, earning the disapproval of her husband Sir William.

Quotes 

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References

  1. TLOS I, ch 23, p. 418
  2. TLOS I, ch 7, p. 132
  3. QRRH GtR, ch 5 p 50
  4. TLOS I, ch 23, p. 418
  5. Please add info or references if you know any! :-)