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The Hyades
Daughters of Atlas and Pleione, their number varies in the telling of the tale, usually it is five or seven. They are said to have been transformed into a tightly-knit group of stars upon their collective suicide in despair over the demise of their brother...
Deities & Heros >> Greek
Lavender: Solace and Majestic
Lavender, the Herb of Air, My friend when I am in despair. I ask Earth's blessing to bestow, As I tend and watch you grow. Strong roots and dainty stems, Bring joy to life when pleasure dims. Wee green bud with purple top, All your uses never stop. From...
Herbalism >> Herbs dictionary L
The Pleiades
The daughters of Atlas and Pleione. Transformed into a tightly-knit group of stars to evade capture by the Huntsman Orion, or, in a differing tradition, because of the despair they felt when their father was condemned to bear eternally aloft the Earth:...
Deities & Heros >> Greek
King Midas and the Power of Gold
The story of King Midas is the classical story of what can happen if somebody acquires all he ever wished for. According to myth, king Midas once took care of Silenos, the drunken follower to Dionysos, and housed and fed him when in a drunken state he had...
Deities & Heros >> Greek
Astrology >> Taurus
Manifesting World Enlightenment: Part 2
When thoughts are replaced by silence in the mind, perception arises. It is a part of the modern condition wherein the mind of humanity is constantly overwhelmed, by a million considerations and thoughts. In acquiring silence, the mind is enabled to get out...
Mind >> World Mind
The Littlest Truth
One bright morning, when I was young, I went looking for Truth. I found the truth of the moment, fiery hot with Conviction, lurking around every corner. As Time passed by I found the truth of today, the truth of yesterday, and the ever glittering truth of...
Poetry & Fable >> Fables

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Two Degrees of Separation Between Hope and Despair
two outcomes, hope and despair, simply will not be postponed. WE KNOW council of despair but a call to action to the world's richest countries.
WORKING THROUGH ENVIRONMENTAL DESPAIR. Joanna Macy. 1 from Ecosychology, Roszak, Gomes, & Kanner, eds.
Hegel and the Pathway of Despair - Meteorite
the pathway of doubt, or more precisely as the way of despair.”2 Hegel and the Non- I (The Nothing) will underlie our exposition of Hegel's pathway of despair.
Despair. Losing the Ancient Ways and Ancestral Lands. Michael Chapdelaine b.

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King remembered for his triumphs over a 'mountain of despair'
By Michael Martinez, CNN (CNN) -- Martin Luther King Jr. was remembered Saturday as an irrepressible civil rights leader who many times triumphed over a "mountain of despair.
Consumer sentiment sinks in August on government despair
"Consumers have shifted from being optimistic about the potential impact of monetary and fiscal policies to a sense of despair and pessimism about the role of the government," survey director Richard Curtin said in a statement.
Hilton, Ciravolo conquer Giants Despair
By Jill Snowdon (Staff Writer) Nicholas Hilton's first encounter with the monstrous Giants Despair was a bit of an eye-opener. Driving up the windy pavement in a car with a friend, Hilton was introduced to a new challenge.
Haitians look for hope, find despair
Toxic politics and the path to despair

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Despair - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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Despair - Definition and More from the Free Merriam-Webster
to lose all hope or confidence <despair of winning>. transitive verb. obsolete : to lose hope for.

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