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Seymour, Lady Worsley

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Natalie Dormer

A wealthy and desirable heiress, Seymour Dorothy Fleming married Sir Richard Worsley in 1775 but eloped with her lover, Captain Bisset, six years later.

When Sir Richard brought a suit of criminal converstion (or adultery) against Bisset, Lady Worsley hatched an audacious plan that would turn the case on its head, put her reputation in jeopardy… and cause a national scandal.

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