Comments for the name Godiva

Comments for GODIVA:

Lady Godiva (who inspired the popular candy) rode through town naked, covered only by her hair to protest taxes. The townspeople had such respect for her they all looked away, except for Peeping Tom.
-- watersmistress  5/25/2005
There is that story, yes, but there's also the chocolate company, which has the most delicious chocolates.
-- doodlebug  11/23/2005
The city that Godiva rode naked through was Coventry, where her husband Leofric, Earl of Mercia, had imposed harsh taxes.
-- Elea  9/16/2006
"Lady Godiva's Operation" is a song by The Velvet Underground from their album "White Light/White Heat".
-- scholasticastewart  11/22/2007
Alex Day recently released his latest single, Lady Godiva, a cover of the 1966 Peter and Gordon song. It peaked at number 15 on the UK charts and 49 in Ireland.
-- Rainears  4/8/2012

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