Friday, October 25, 2013

St Crispin’s Eve

Saint Crispin's Day falls on 25 October and is the feast day of the Christian saints Crispin and Crispinian twins who were martyred c. 286. It is a day most famous for the battles that occurred on it: the Battle of Agincourt in 1415. The Battle of Agincourt was dramatised by William Shakespeare in Henry V featuring the St. Crispin's Day Speech in which Henry inspired his much outnumbered English forces to fight the French saying "the fewer men, the greater share of honour".'s_Day

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