A child's book of warriors by William Canton

By William Canton

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Very few humans comprehend, stated the honest tale teller, how the good King Alexander got here to the Rock of Narsinga; how the hill folks, deeming their rock impregnable, made a ridicule of him; and What occurred them and made their lives sour for lots of a protracted 12 months afterwards.

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I burn no incense; and one's kind, light 1 give not my till mad blow I life to no man, Caesar or Augustus. I die makes me many, they struck no Christus and the joy of free men. What must, and then not alone. It to think that, being so for sayst thou, man of God ' ? Eastward from Borcovicus the Great Wall swings from crag to crag along the ridge, which sinks down at last into the green woods of the Tyne valley; but Bait followed the broad way of the legions, which runs direct across lower the frolicked in the heavens; the ground.

Silence suddenly falls upon the spectators as an old man, frail and tremulous, comes leaning upon the shoulder of a youth, whose radiant face and wonthe hair of the old-world queens derful auburn hair of have a touch of angelic brightness. asks Marcus Who, friend, are these ? Egypt " ' bystander. " The venerable Alexandria. How of a man is Alexander, the Pope of he has aged; and there is the ' look of death in his face! " And the youth ? " And is his the dying patriarch moves on with the slight, shining figure, whose genius is to dominate this first universal Synod of the Christian Church, and whose 32 Bait the Attacot name will be held in remembrance for centuries throughout Christendom.

This man suffered. " All the delight, all the pain, all the broken recollections of his strange boyhood live again in those words. mother, With the arrival of the emperor Nicaea reached the height of splendour and enthusiasm. The synod In the midst of the to the palace. was transferred great hall the Holy Gospels were laid upon a throne of gold, as a visible image of the presence of Christ Himself. Constantine entered, without guards or attendants, and the venerable assembly rose to pay their homage.

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