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Re: The Killing Blow(s)

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  • Lynn Maudlin
    Samson was very *basic* in his masculinity... -- Lynn -- (BTW, Janet s cafe-press link works *if you delete the period at the end*...) ... him) actually went
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      Samson was very *basic* in his masculinity...

      -- Lynn --

      (BTW, Janet's cafe-press link works *if you delete the period at the
      end*...)

      --- In mythsoc@yahoogroups.com, "Diane Joy Baker" <dbaker021@...> wrote:
      >
      > Even worse is that Sam (after hearing that she wanted to afflict
      him) actually went for it. This is a judge? She must have been some
      looker.
      >
      > ----- Original Message -----
      > From: Lynn Maudlin
      > To: mythsoc@yahoogroups.com
      > Sent: Sunday, February 24, 2008 3:27 AM
      > Subject: [mythsoc] Re: The Killing Blow(s)
      >
      >
      > --- In mythsoc@yahoogroups.com, John D Rateliff <sacnoth@> wrote:
      > >
      > >In any case, Glorfindel's prophecy is true to the pattern
      > > of Irish & Welsh geases, which tend to be torturously
      complicated --
      > > there's the famous case of one in Welsh lore that's so complex the
      > > hero's wife says she can't follow it and gets him to demonstrate
      the
      > > exact position he's not allowed to be in -- whereupon her lover
      > > pounces on him, with disastrous consequences to them all.
      >
      > It reminds me of Samson and Delilah (which means "woman of the night"
      > in Hebrew! gotta love those Hebrew names) when she asks, "Please tell
      > me where your great strength is and how you may be bound to afflict
      > you." Yikes!!! some girlfriend...
      >
      > -- Lynn --
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