Major-General Harrison was the first of the Regicides to be executed by being hanged, drawn and quartered on 13 October 1660. Harrison, after being hanged for several minutes and then cut open, was reported to have leaned across and hit his executioner …

Wikipedia on Thomas Harrison. Hung, drawn, and quartered for signing the death warrant of King Charles I.

Hit the executioner after his guts had been spilled.  That’ll show ‘em.

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