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The rest of hir long spreding hayre was not seene, but couered ouer with a thinne vayle, edged with gould, hanging downe from the said flower and knot of pearle, to hir delicate shoulders, and flingering abroade with the ayre.

Rumors arose, blasphemyes were sprede, the enemyes rejoyced, and treasons by the priestes were mainteyned.