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The Really Real Bloody Wedding

Game of Thrones has nothing on these nuptials

Darling, I love you with all my heart that’s about to be pulled bloody and still beating from my chest Photo by bridemagazine.co.uk

It’s a rare wedding that goes off without a single hitch. The photographer’s late, the caterers drop the ball, the best man is drunk. Sucks at the time but makes a great story later.

But few weddings, if any, can rival the nuptials-turned-massacre of Astorre Baglioni and Lavinia Colonna on July 15, 1500, in…

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Kathy Copeland Padden

Kathy Copeland Padden

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