According to the legend, why did Lady Godiva ride a horse naked?

to avoid unwanted marriage
to avoid monastery
to lower the taxes
to pay her debt
Ac­cord­ing to the story, Lady Godiva appealed again and again to her husband, who ob­sti­nate­ly refused to lower the tax­a­tion. At last, weary of her en­treaties, he said he would grant her request if she would strip naked and ride through the streets of the town.

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to avoid unwanted marriage
to avoid monastery
to lower the taxes
to pay her debt
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flagFinland
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2%
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39
flagItaly
1%
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53
flagthe United Arab Emirates
14%
7%
71%
7%
14
flagSpain
5%
11%
70%
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17
flagCanada
5%
22%
61%
11%
18
flagGermany
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11%
102
flagFrance
14%
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21
flagthe United States
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170
flagthe Netherlands
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flagPoland
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51%
14%
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flagNorway
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16
flagBelgium
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10
flagthe United Kingdom
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18%
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336
flagUU
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flagIndia
4%
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43%
30%
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flagDenmark
38%
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30%
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flagRepublic of Ireland
22%
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men56%
women55%
to avoid unwanted marriage
12%
12%
to avoid monastery
16%
18%
to lower the taxes
56%
55%
to pay her debt
14%
14%

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