TIL that gibbetting was a execution method in Britain where a person was hung in a cage on a gallow and left to die from exposure.

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  1. > *”We shall have peace. We shall have peace, when you answer for the burning of the Westfold, and the children who lie dead there! We shall have peace, when the lives of the soldiers, whose bodies were hewn even as they lay dead against the gates of the Hornburg, are avenged! When you hang from a gibbet, for the sport of your own crows, we shall have peace!”*

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