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QUIZ: How Dateable Would You Be in the 17th Century?

I’m still looking for a century in which I would be considered dateable, and I’m delighted to say I think I may have found my era. In the 17th century, people were all about frizzy ringlets, center parts, and trying not to die in the Thirty Years’ War. Would you have 17th-century suitors lining up to date you?

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