'Surely he have borne our griefs, and carried our sorrows: yet we did esteem him stricken, smitten of God, and afflicted. But he was wounded for our transgressions, he was bruised for our iniquities: the chastisement of our peace was upon him; and with his stripes we are healed.' (Isaiah 53:4-5)
Rare Manx Loaghtan sheep--The word Loaghtan comes from the Manx words lugh dhoan which means mouse-brown and describes the colour of the sheep.This breed is primarily raised for meat which is considered a delicacy.
George and Willie Muse; kidnapped and taken to the circus at a young age, and worked for Al G. Barnes for 28 years without pay. During their time as sideshow performers they were billed as ‘White Ecuadorian Cannibals,’ ‘Sheep-Headed Men,’ ‘Sheep-Headed Cannibals’ and, famously, ‘The Ambassadors from Mars.’ They were trained to play musical instruments, and after being rescued by their mother they continued to tour as a musical/oddity act. Willie died in 1971, while George died in 2001, at…
For some reason, Jacob sheep intrigue me. I don't spin yarn (yet) but I have a wonderful urge to purchase a raw Jacob fleece and turn it from sheep coat to a finished article of clothing, all the way through.