The First Recorded Instance Of The Word 'Fuck'

It was the start of a beautiful thing.
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It was the start of a beautiful thing.

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If you're the sort of person who read the Daily Mail you might get the impression that swearing is a modern invention, probably brought over by asylum seekers, something which didn't exist in idyllic Britain where everybody left their back doors open. As this picture shows however, that's utter bollocks. Back in 1528 monks were swearing like Kerry Katona with her tit trapped in an Iceland freezer. "O D fuckin Abbot" he says opening the floodgates to effing and blinding for generations to come, and good job he did, or Sabotage Times probably wouldn't exist today.

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