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Atropos, Clotho, and Lachesis; supernatural beings who controlled the destiny of men and of the gods.
Plural form of fate.
Etymology: Plural of fate.
The Fates are a common motif in European polytheism, most frequently represented as a trio of goddesses. The Fates shape the destiny of each human, often expressed in textile metaphors such as spinning fibers into yarn, or weaving threads on a loom. This trio is composed of sisters who go by the names Clotho, Lachesis, and Atropos (also known as the daughters of Zeus and Themis). These divine figures are often artistically depicted as beautiful maidens with consideration to their serious responsibility: the life of mortals. Poets typically express the Fates as ugly and unwavering, representing the gravity of their role within the mythological and human worlds.
''Fates is the first album of the young Canadian guitarist Erik Mongrain. Released in December 2006, Fates contains 10 songs like AirTap!, PercussienFa, I Am Not, Fusions or La Dernière Pluie. This first album, produced by Serge Fiori. Mongrain worked on the album for over two years, which was released worldwide on June 2007. The CD cover features a bishop, drawn by Yan Mongrain, the guitarist's brother.
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The numerical value of fates in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of fates in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
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Men at some time are masters of their fates. The fault, dear Brutus, is not in our stars, but in ourselves, that we are underlings.
Who is not willing to change the destiny ? All of us knew that going to university will change our fates.
Quo fata trahunt, retrahuntque sequamur. (Wherever the fates may lead us, let us follow them.)
While the fates permit, live happily life speeds on with hurried step, and with winged days the wheel of the headlong year is turned.
' Deportation' is a euphemism. It's been used as a fairly innocuous term for what happened to these people, which was effectively enslavement and starvation. is shipping off the women, the children, the people that you want to remove from societies in order to neutralize them, they are generally met with pretty horrific fates. If they survived at all, they did not return for years or decades.
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