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Lady Godiva

| May 6, 2009

I was doing some research for a writ, when I came across a painting of the Lady Godiva, whose story, I realized, I didn’t know.  The Lady Godiva, it turns out, was the young wife of the 11th century Earl of Mercia, who had imposed a cruel tax on his people. When the townsfolk brought […]