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Degradation of a Knight

     This painting of the Knights of the Garter proceeding from the Deanery depicts these well-honored men who were on their way to St. George’s Chapel on March 10th of 1863. It being 155 years ago to the date, I … Continue reading

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The Cavalier’s Escape

by Walter Thornbury Trample! Trample ! went the roan, Trap! Trap! went the gray; But Pad ! Pad ! Pad! like a thing that was mad, My chestnut broke away. It was just five miles from Salisbury town, And but … Continue reading

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