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Snowing in the SW at 07:19

Extrasensory Perception.
Extrasensory Perception.
The Prisoner
The Prisoner

 

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Blindside flanker
Blindside flanker

http://understandrugbyunion.blogspot.co.uk/2013/07/no-6-blindside-flanker.html

There are six:-

Points on a Star of David
Orders of the Mishnah
Symbolic foods placed on the Passover Seder Plate
Yahweh took 6 days to create the world in the Old Testament Book of Genesis; humankind was created on day 6. In the City of God, Augustine of Hippo suggested (book 11, chapter 30) that God’s creation of the world took six days because 6 is a perfect number.
The Jewish holiday of Shavuot starts on the sixth day of the Hebrew month of Sivan
In Islam:
There are Six articles of belief
Fasting six days of Shawwal, together with the month of Ramadan, is equivalent to fasting the whole year
In Hindu theology, a trasarenu is the combination of 6 celestial paramānus (atoms)

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SEVEN WONDERS OF THE ANCIENT WORLD

The Colossus of Rhodes
The Great Pyramid of Giza
The Hanging Gardens of Babylon
The Lighthouse of Alexandria
The Mausoleum at Halicarnassus
The Statue of Zeus at Olympia
The Temple of Artemis at Ephesus

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Coccinella septempunctata, the seven-spot ladybird is the most common ladybird in Europe. Its elytra are of a red colour, but punctuated with three black spots each, with one further spot being spread over the junction of the two, making a total of seven spots, from which the species derives both its common and scientific names.

imageimage  David Beckham, Manchester United

and England

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I’ve always loved knots so I thought this figure of eight stopper knot was appropriate today

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Lawrence Dallaglio England no 8

http://www.rugby-sidestep-central.com/rugby-number-eight.html

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http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ewens_Ponds

Paul Gascoyne, No 8, Soccer Saint or Sinner
Paul Gascoyne, No 8, Soccer Saint or Sinner

England, Newcastle, Spurs, Lazzio, Rangers, Middlesborough! Everton…

Octopus

image http://www.coolfactsforkids.com/octopus-facts-for-kids/ An octopus is a cephalopod mollusc of the order Octopoda having two eyes and four pairs of arms and, like other cephalopods, it is bilaterally symmetric. The mouth is at the centre point of the arms has a hard beak.  The animal has no skeleton, allowing it to squeeze into crevices and through gaps in the topography of its environment.   Octopuses are among the most intelligent and behaviorally flexible of all invertebrates.

http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paul_the_Octopus

Spiders

Orb weavers (Araneidae) 2-28 mm (1/16-1 1/8 in) long; 8 eyes arranged in 2 rows of 4; vary in size shape and color; abdomen is usually shaped like pancakes, but can have protuberances;

Spider web
Spider web

Orb weavers spin spiral webs on support lines that radiate out from the center. They are often found in the center of their webs