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A Syrian deity introduced into Egypt in the Middle Kingdom. She was originally a deity of war, depicted with shield, axe and lance. Despite this she was called 'Mother of the gods' and 'Mistress of the sky'. She was regarded as protectress of the king in...
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Sweet Woodruff
Botanical Name(s): Asperula odorata , Galium odoratum Species: Rubiaceae Also known as: Woodruff; 'Musk of the Woods' (french), Ladies-in-the-Hay (English), Sweet Grass (English), Waldmeister (German - meaning 'Master of the Wood') Description: Smooth; erect...
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Sign Characteristics: Leo
Quadruplicity Fixed Day of the week Sunday Birthstones Ruby Diamond Colours Red Yellow Orange Flowers Sunflower Mimosa Metals Gold Essences Incense Bergamot Orange Animals Dog Panther Canary GENERAL FEATURES Fire sign ruled by the Sun, symbol of strength and...
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Sign Characteristics: Libra
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The Many Lives of Elizabeth Marsh
If Tudor is measured on a scale, and scored by size of beard, love of jousting and trouble with wives, Charles Brandon would come near the top, second only to the king he served.
Henry VIII – Unseated and Unstable Due to Jousting Injury
The first occurring in March 1524 when he was knocked off his horse when a jousting lance went through his open visor. Regarding Henry's memory problems, the study refers to an episode in July 1536 when tuberculosis killed his son and likely heir Henry ...
Henry VIII May Have Suffered Traumatic Brain Injuries
While in his 30s, Henry was injured during a jousting tournament when a lance penetrated his visor, and he received another blow to the head while attempting to pole-vault over a brook.
Did Henry VIII suffer same brain injury as some NFL players?
Their findings confirm conjecture by some historians that jousting injuries caused later health and behavioral problems. Henry suffered two major head injuries during his 30s.
What We Know About the Stabbings at a Ku Klux Klan Rally in California
At one point, a man wearing a black shirt with Confederate patches on it wielded an American flag like a lance. Eventually, a protestor wearing a studded leather jacket and a few others got close enough that the KKK member started jousting.

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