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%
48
flagVietnam
0%
6%
93%
0%
16
flagItaly
1%
5%
87%
5%
74
flagthe United Arab Emirates
9%
3%
84%
3%
33
flagBulgaria
9%
0%
81%
9%
11
flagSpain
5%
10%
73%
10%
19
flagGermany
7%
16%
65%
10%
166
flagthe United States
13%
10%
58%
16%
229
flagFrance
13%
21%
56%
4%
23
flagPoland
13%
17%
55%
13%
9915
flagthe United Kingdom
13%
16%
55%
14%
461
flagthe Netherlands
9%
15%
54%
21%
33
flagBelgium
18%
0%
54%
27%
11
flagCzech Republic
15%
23%
53%
7%
13
flagCanada
9%
22%
50%
18%
22
flagNorway
6%
12%
50%
31%
16
flagIndia
7%
17%
42%
32%
28
flagUnknown
15%
23%
38%
23%
73
flagRepublic of Ireland
21%
21%
36%
21%
33
flagDenmark
38%
23%
30%
7%
13

Gender

men59%
women57%
to avoid unwanted marriage
11%
11%
to avoid monastery
15%
16%
to lower the taxes
59%
57%
to pay her debt
13%
13%

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