Wednesday, 10 October 2012

Wesley on Charles II

Monday January 11 1768
... Oh, what a blessed Governor was that good-natured man, so called, King Charles the Second! Bloody Queen Mary was a lamb, a mere dove, in comparison to him!
Works 22, Journals and Diaries V
Charles was far worse than Mary because so many died in squalid and infested prisons. Mary never distrained goods either, in the way Charles did.

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