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We don't know Elizabeth's true feelings about her father and what happened to her mother, but it appears that Elizabeth did not bear her father any ill will and, in fact, idolised him. I have actually written an article on this very point over at The Elizabeth Files so here is the link to that as it explains my thoughts on this subject -
I don't believe that Elizabeth felt that her mother was guilty but I don't think she harboured any bitterness towards her father either, perhaps she felt that Anne was conspired against by Cromwell and the Seymour faction? We just don't know what Elizabeth was told.

As far as Tudor hygiene is concerned, I have read that they cleaned their teeth with tooth picks and cloths and that honey was often used in pastes applied to the teeth to keep them clean - of course, they didn't realise that the sugar in the honey was bad for their teeth. They kept their breath fresh by chewing herbs such mint and aniseed. Author Wendy Dunn has written a great article on hygiene, see