Wednesday, October 18th, 2017

On this date in 1533, England’s Archbishop declared the marriage of King Henry VIII to Anne Boleyn valid. Thomas Boleyn immediately signed a contract with Showtime selling his life story. Just goes to show you that when the rule of law governing marriage is undermined, bad things will happen. Print this entry

The lovely Doreen from Waukesha and I are both fans of the Showtime series, “The Tudors.” As the episode ends this eventing, Thomas Wyatt is composing a poem. Unfortunately, they translate the last line. Here’s the full poem:V. InnocentiaVeritas Viat FidesCircumdederuntme inimici mei {1}by Sir Thomas Wyatt, the Elder Who list his wealth and ease […]