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Latin Course Stage 6 (Pompeii Slave Girl)
Cambridge ^ | 2004 | University of Cambridge

Posted on 07/18/2004 7:24:53 PM PDT by SunkenCiv

Gold bracelet found on arm of (slave?) girl killed near Pompeii by the eruption of Vesuvius in 79 AD. On the inside of the bracelet is carved "from the Master to his slave girl" (DOM[I]NUS ANCILLAE SUAE).

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The girl died before her time, but was basically a wife of her owner from age 8 or so.
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1 posted on 07/18/2004 7:24:53 PM PDT by SunkenCiv
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I'd looked for this particular tidbit, but apparently it's only online in this fashion. Oops, and I said, no more posts about language for a while...
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2 posted on 07/18/2004 7:26:19 PM PDT by SunkenCiv (Unlike some people, I have a profile. Okay, maybe it's a little large...)
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3 posted on 07/18/2004 8:44:52 PM PDT by ValerieUSA
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To: SunkenCiv

Fascinating.


4 posted on 07/18/2004 9:57:30 PM PDT by struwwelpeter
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5 posted on 09/25/2004 12:07:14 AM PDT by SunkenCiv ("All I have seen teaches me trust the Creator for all I have not seen." -- Emerson)
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oooo, thank you! I got a lot out of this!

:)


6 posted on 09/25/2004 8:32:40 AM PDT by bannie (Jamma Nana!)
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You're most welcome.


7 posted on 09/25/2004 2:35:47 PM PDT by SunkenCiv ("All I have seen teaches me trust the Creator for all I have not seen." -- Emerson)
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Slavery doesn't count. Unless she was black and in the United States.


8 posted on 12/28/2004 5:13:26 PM PST by reg45
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To: SunkenCiv

Slavery doesn't count. Unless she was black and in the United States.


9 posted on 12/28/2004 5:14:14 PM PST by reg45
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What the Bible really says about Slavery: This and other information on the issue of Slavery as it applies to History and Religion What the Bible really says about Slavery:
This and other information
on the issue of Slavery
as it applies to History and Religion
2nd Ed

by Elreta Dodds
with Noreta Dennard


10 posted on 12/28/2004 5:49:23 PM PST by SunkenCiv ("The odds are very much against inclusion, and non-inclusion is unlikely to be meaningful." -seamole)
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Just updating the GGG information, not sending a general distribution.

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11 posted on 11/16/2005 10:05:34 PM PST by SunkenCiv (Down with Dhimmicrats! I last updated my FR profile on Wednesday, November 2, 2005.)
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12 posted on 07/11/2008 9:21:23 PM PDT by SunkenCiv (https://secure.freerepublic.com/donate/_________________________Profile updated Friday, May 30, 2008)
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