16. She Had To Follow a Punishing Daily Routine
We all think being a princess might be a bed of roses, where you lounge around all day! But surprisingly, that was not the case for Anastasia or her sisters. Their mother, Tsarina Alexandra, raised the girls in a very strict and disciplined manner.
She would hand down used clothes from daughter to daughter, made them take ice-cold baths on a daily basis. And as if that’s not enough, she also made them sleep on hard iron beds. Ouch!