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I believe that if ever I had to practice cannibalism, I might manage if there were enough tarragon around.

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 Today in History - 10/14

  • 530 [Discorus] ends his reign as Catholic Pope
  • 1066 Battle of Hastings, in which William the Conqueror wins England
  • 1322 Robert the Bruce of Scotland defeats King Edward II of England at Byland, forcing Edward to accept Scotland's independence
  • 1468 Treaty of P‚ronne: Duke Charles the Stoute and French king Louis XI
  • 1492 Columbus leaves San Salvador; arrives in Santa Mar¡a of Concepci¢n
  • 1529 Sultan Suleiman II ceases Vienna
  • 1586 Mary Queen of Scots goes on trial for conspiracy against Elizabeth