THE HALF DECENT FOOTBALL MAGAZINE

NorthamptonBadge7 November ~ When the town of Northampton in Northamptonshire was but a young town, with inhabitants numbering but five-and-twenty, including but three hairdressers, there grew a legend surrounding the meeting of a lion and a dragon in the deep forest that then flourished on all sides. One evening, the lion was walking through the forest on his hind legs, something he did occasionally just for his own amusement, when he came upon a beautiful maiden, with one jade green and one sapphire blue eye, weeping piteously. When he asked her what ailed her, the maiden replied that she had lost her shoe and the handsome prince would never marry a woman with one shoe. Read more

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