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For the Love of Treasure

The 8-Letter Word Treasure.  No other word can conjure up a smile on a person’s face like treasure.  It doesn’t matter the age, gender or ethnicity. Treasure, my friend, is treasure. Now what we all imagine as treasure might be different - it's the power of the word.  Why do you or someone you know get that lottery ticket?  For the money, the moola, the treasure, baby. I’ve got treasure on the mind. I’m an artist that paints a variety of things, but a lot of my inspiration comes from treasure, specifically the sunken kind from a Spanish Galleon.  When thinking of treasure, pirates, a beach and perhaps a sunken ship often come to mind.  This admiration of sunken treasure...

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The Meaning behind the Skull and Crossbones

Skull and Crossbones is a Lasting Symbol The skull and crossbones is one of the most universally known symbols.  It is a symbol of death, it tells you to stay away, in many ways it is a warning.  But where did the symbol start?  How has the meaning changed over all of these years?  Why does it seem that the skull and crossbones is more popular now than it ever has been. Where did the symbol begin?  It is hard to imagine just were such a widely adopted symbol comes from, or who was the first to "design" the symbol.  This is one such symbol.  Skulls and bones have been used for thousands of years.  The Etruscans used skulls and...

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