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
4%
2%
93%
0%
47
flagVietnam
0%
6%
93%
0%
16
flagItaly
1%
4%
89%
4%
67
flagthe United Arab Emirates
9%
3%
84%
3%
32
flagBulgaria
9%
0%
81%
9%
11
flagSpain
5%
10%
73%
10%
19
flagGermany
7%
16%
65%
10%
158
flagthe United States
13%
10%
58%
16%
222
flagFrance
13%
21%
56%
4%
23
flagPoland
13%
17%
54%
13%
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flagBelgium
18%
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54%
27%
11
flagthe United Kingdom
13%
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15%
428
flagthe Netherlands
7%
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50%
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26
flagCanada
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22%
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22
flagNorway
6%
12%
50%
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16
flagCzech Republic
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50%
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12
flagIndia
7%
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44%
29%
27
flagUnknown
14%
23%
38%
23%
68
flagRepublic of Ireland
21%
21%
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32
flagDenmark
38%
23%
30%
7%
13

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men58%
women57%
to avoid unwanted marriage
11%
11%
to avoid monastery
15%
17%
to lower the taxes
58%
57%
to pay her debt
13%
13%

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