Blind Spot by Laura Ellen

By Laura Ellen

There’s none so blind as they that won’t see.

Seventeen-year-old Tricia Farni’s physique floated to the skin of Alaska’s Birch River six months after the evening she disappeared. The evening Roz Hart had a struggle together with her. The evening Roz can’t keep in mind. Roz, who struggles with macular degeneration, is used to putting together fragments to make experience of the realm round her. yet this time it’s her reminiscence that wishes piecing together—to transparent her identify . . . to discover a assassin. This unflinchingly emotional novel is written within the strong first-person voice of a legally blind teenager who simply desires to be like each person else.

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In Delphi, in the mouth of Anthesterion, special sacrifices were offered to Apollo in gratitude for his safe delivery of the people's ancestors from the Deucalionic flood . We have already . seen that from the evidence of the socalled lake-dwellings the catastrophic effects of the rapidly rising water level of the lakes and rivers can easily be proved . " As the lake-dwellings suddenly stop at Lake Constance and the Swiss lakes the reason must be found in a far wider cause," says Paret. C . c. Paret assures us that the climatic catastrophes of that age were seen " in the right perspective by Plato .

Their crews leaped into the water, where most were killed, only a few reaching the coast . The reliefs at Medinet Habu have preserved for us touching scenes of the North people's heroic struggle . On one ship, crowded with fallen Northerners, a few men still continue the hopeless battle ; on another a Northern warrior supports a seriously wounded comrade with his right arm and raises a protecting shield with his left . On a third ship the Northerners, themselves threatened by death, are trying to save the wounded floating in the water.

The mast could be laid down, and carried on top a basketlike construction . All these constructional characteristics had until 'then not existed in the Mediterranean and were taken over by the Egyptians from the North people . Similar types of ships exist during the Bronze Age only on Nordic rock drawings . The Brandskogenship, for example, is a type of ship which is remarkably like those of the North people, apart from the sails, which are not shown . Herbig says of the ships of the North Sea people on the Egyptian reliefs that they at first remind one of Nordic ships and of the much later Viking dragon ships .

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