This Day in History Entry #189

September 19th, 2012 by Wordsman

Giles Corey to his wife was true
And in time he was called a witch, too
But, resigned to his fate
He just called out “More weight!”
Under stones, he to life bid adieu

Event: Giles Corey is tortured to death during the Salem Witch Trials
Year: 1692
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