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Rhyming Violence in Early Medieval Ireland October 23, 2010

Author: Beach Combing | in : Medieval
Rhyming Violence in Early Medieval Ireland

Ireland, the early seventh-century. It is a cold, cold day in late autumn and the monastery is buzzing with excitement. ‘The faminators are coming. There is to be a duel’. As soon as the master of studies hears the news he waddles off to tell the abbot.  It takes him half an hour, but after […]