Queen Edith rushes to bedside but the King calls for Harold Godwinson, Earl of Wessex and Dux Angolorum, the second most powerful man in the land.
According to an anonymous source, King Edward spoke to Earl Godwinson of his fears for the future and said; “I commend my wife and all my kingdom to your care”.
These fateful words will most likely ignite the wrath of those who seek to be King.
The Saxon Times fears that the King’s rule will soon be over and unless the Witan make a quick decision as to the succession, England will be thrown into turmoil.
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