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Universal Goddess Tarot Find out what the Emperor means for you:


Utagawa-Kuniyoshi-(1797-1861) Head-of-Kasane--the-ghost-of-Oiwa Ukiyo-e or "pictures of the floating world" is a genre of paintings that describes the urban lifestyle, especially the pleasure-seeking aspects of Edo-period Japan (1600–1867). Developed in Yoshiwara, the licensed red-light district. The term ukiyo (when meaning the Floating World) is also an ironic allusion to the homophone ukiyo (憂き世 "Sorrowful World"), the earthly plane of death and rebirth from which Buddhists sought…

Frankly I'm not impressed with this one and the very reason I am pinning it for is to illustrate my disgust. Just because many guys like one girl doesn't mean she is a whore and it doesn't mean she is worth any less than another girl. Nor does it mean that just because she isn't as reserved as other girls it is a bad thing or she has lower self respect or standards. And this isn't a psychology fact either.

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Teach Peace Quote Decal Sticker Wall Vinyl Decor Art

Teach Peace The latest in home decorating. Beautiful wall vinyl decals, that are simple to apply, are a great accent piece for any room, come in an array of colors, and are a cheap alternative to a cu


large Siberian amathyst mounted as a jewel with diamond-set honeysuckle motifs, c. 1810. At a later date it was made the centre of this amathyst and diamond tiara in the form of vine leaves that are a witty allusion to the purple stones. The word 'amathyst' derives from the Greek amethustos, literally meaning 'not drunken', referring to the belief that an amathyst placed in a glass of wine would allow one to drink without fear of intoxication. In the lore of the ancient lapidaries, the…

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Allusion Figurative Language Interactive / Guided Notes and Writing Activity

Allusion Figurative Language Guided Notes and Student Activity SetA great set to guide students to discover:Allusion Meaning, Examples, Purpose, and Using Allusion in WritingHelp students understand allusion and how to use it to improve their writing with this great set.