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Queen Tiye

Queen Tiye was born a commoner in upper egypt near Nubia. She married Amenhotep III, in fact he broke the rules to marry her considering she was a commoner. She became the driving force behind her husband and her son’s reign. Amenhotep built many monuments, statues, and temples devoted to her and her son, later in his…

I'm less concerned with them implying she's a victim of our sexist culture(when she's really a huge beneficiary of a culture that values women primarily by their looks and applies less importance to other things), and more concerned with the idea that doing nothing for a living is feminine culture and lifestyle???