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Abbey body identified as gay lover of Edward II - Telegraph
An old post, but perhaps still open to some "new" information LXVI, pp. After she had gone to France, a letter Isabella wrote is preserved in the original Latin in Chron. II, p. Isabella is quite clear here that Despencer has stolen her marriage bed. She vows vengeance. She got it Isabella's peculiar anatomic mutilation of Despencer now makes perfect sense, no?
Wednesday 18 September UK News feed. A mutilated body found in an abbey graveyard has been identified as that of a notorious medieval villain rumoured to have been the gay lover of Edward II. Documents reveal how JFK killers planed assassination Kenyan President ordered to pay a goat for wife's assault Bigamist caught out by wedding guest.
Wednesday 12 October , The death of King Edward II of England is a relatively well known story - the time was that every schoolboy in the country would happily tell you he was murdered by having a red-hot poker thrust into a very painful part of his anatomy! Whether or not that story is true remains a matter of some conjecture. But what is certainly true is the fact that Wales played a hugely important part in the king's downfall.