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The Truth About the Man in the Moon and Other Bits of Lunacy


Offbeat  (tags: interesting, culture, MOON, mythology, fables )

Janet
- 2672 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
From werewolves and Wicca to lunar seas and tides, an amazing new book reveals everything you ever wondered about the moon...and this article includes much history & mythos---a JOY!



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Janet Solomon (231)
Thursday April 30, 2009, 8:48 pm
e.g.:THE MAN IN THE MOON
"In a European folk tale, a couple who were found working on Christmas Eve were punished by being separated for all time. They were given a choice: freeze on the moon or burn on the sun. The woman choose the sun; the man the moon, where he can still be seen today."

Isn't that delightful? yegadz! :)

 

rose s. (244)
Friday May 1, 2009, 8:09 pm
We are all moonstruck and in some way are magically connected to the many faces of the moon especially blue moon making it more fascinating to us mortals.
 
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