So, if you like, why don't we get a wheel?Wheel!
Burning doesn't hit my libido buttons.
Two old works, the noble lady who committed treason was stripped of her noble status, she had to die in the same way as her maid, to die the civilian way.
BTW, you can read a very nice wheel story by Severianus Latro here:
dark spot, hanging, execution, beheading, photo manipulation, dark art, nude art, burning at stake, crucifixion, women slaves, horror stories,http://www.thedarkspot.com
There is an illustration by me in this story.