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1909 Antique Postcard of Cupid Mailing a Heart
1909 Antique Postcard of Cupid Mailing a Heart

It’s always fun to learn an unimportant bit of trivia, remember it, and then drag it out at opportune times.

This week’s bit of trivia: 

Cupid’s power was supposedly greater than his mother’s (Venus), and included dominion over the dead in Hades.

It’s hard to believe such an angelic looking creature, associated with love, had such a power over something so dark and feared.

 

Note: Marie over at The French Factrice blog is hosting Postcard Friendship Fridays. Have some postcards you want to share? Hop over to Marie’s and check out all the folks sharing this week.

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