By Florene S. Memegalos

George Goring used to be in lots of methods the archetypal cavalier, frequently portrayed as owning all of the worst features linked to the fans of King Charles I. He drank copiously, dressed and entertained lavishly, gambled excessively, deserted his spouse usually, and used to be speedy to hotel to swordplay while he felt his honour was once at stake. but, he used to be additionally an lively Member of Parliament and a revered soldier, who learnt his exchange at the Continent in the course of the Dutch Wars, and placed his services to reliable use in aid of the royalist reason in the course of the English Civil War.

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