Historic Text Reveals Nun Faked Own Death to Pursue ‘Way of Carnal Lust’

Historic Text Reveals Nun Faked Own Death to Pursue ‘Way of Carnal Lust’

We’ve all tried to get out of something before, whether it’s trouble or plans we didn’t mean to make. Usually, we go about as far as a ‘sorry, can’t come!’ A recent discovery led to a story even bigger than the hilariously large historical tome where it was found.   Image Via The Guardian   Historians recently discovered a handwritten note in the margins of a heavy business register, a reminder from archbishop William Melton to “warn Joan of Leeds, lately nun of the house of St Clement by York, that she should return to her house.” Seems like William …