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NAKED: A NOVEL OF LADY GODIVA
Author: Eliza Redgold
St Martins Griffin RRP $24
Review: Monique Mulligan
Lyrical prose and rich description sets apart Naked: A Novel of Lady Godiva… 494 more words
As promised I wanted to show you my body positive tattoo and tell you the story behind it. It is my second tattoo actually. 786 more words
I didn’t know the story of Lady Godiva until I visited Coventry last year. It’s Peeping Tom that I was familiar with.
Legend has it that in order to convince her husband the king to lower the people’s taxes, Lady Godiva agreed in the wager that she will ride a horse across Coventry naked. 36 more words
Naked: A Novel of Lady Godiva
We know her name. We know of her naked ride. We don’t know her true story.
We all know the legend of Lady Godiva, who famously rode naked through the streets of Coventry, covered only by her long, flowing hair. 263 more words
The scandalous tale of Lady Godiva’s ride has been in circulation for nearly ten centuries. In that time, it has provided inspiration for innumerable poets, painters, and sculptors. 1,421 more words