A Quote by King Edward III of England on day, god, and sons


Of the Black Prince [his son] at Crécy, 1345: Let the boy win his spurs. [Old English] Also say to them, that they suffre hym this day to wynne his spurres, for if god be pleased, I woll this iourney be his, and the honoure therof.

King Edward III (1312 - 1377)

Source: Lord Berners, Froissart’s Chron., 1812

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