The Indisputable Legend of Thomas Parr: The Secret & The King
by Sofia Diana Gabel
1583 England. Thomas Parr, 100 year-old simple country gent, forgetful, but with a high libido and a passion for cider ale, is kidnapped and taken to Ruthven Castle in Scotland where the Earl of Gowrie wants to know his secret to long life. During his time at Ruthven, Thomas meets the Earl's wife, Lady Daphne and the young 16 year old Scottish King James who has been held prisoner for a year.