CLAUDE DU VALL
In honor of Valentines Day, we have the Romantic Claude Du Vall, who once let a lady off cheaply for a dance in the moonlight.
It has been the misfortune of several English gentlemen to die at this place, in the time of the late usurpation, upon the most honourable occasion that ever presented itself; yet none of these, as I could ever learn, received so many marks of your esteem as myself. How much the greater, therefore, is my obligation...
Hanged 1670, Tyburn Tree