One of the branches of augury practiced in ancient Rome which dealt with signs derived from animals. It was believed to be a good omen if a she-goat crossed the path of a man who had just left his house, then he could proceed on his way to "think upon Caranus." A.G.H.
Capricorn, the Goat
December 22 - January 19
People who are born under the sign of Capricorn are practical, self-reliant and tenacious. As a Capricorn, people see you as patient, realistic and responsible, but they worry that you take life far too seriously sometimes.
The goat shall bear Lev. XVI. 22
Wash me Psalm. LI. 4
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The Goat Foot God
This book is Fortune's strongest assertion that Magical orders are irrelevant: as, in the course of the story, she reveals a possible method of how to create a viable magical system from books which are published and not subject to anyone's vows of secrecy.
The goat is both a phallic symbol and also an emblem of courage or aspiration because of its surefootedness and ability to scale the loftiest peaks. To the alchemists the goat's head was the symbol of sulphur.
Year Of The Goat
The Year of the Goat in Chinese Astrology.
Goat people are elegant, charming, artistic, gifted and fond of nature. People born under this sign are also the most creative.
The Greek for 'she-goat', but in Greek mythology the Chimaera was a fire breathing female creature with the body of a lion, a goat's head emerging from her back, and a serpent as her tail.
CAPRICORN Capricorn, the goat, is not a goat at all as we know that animal, but part fish and part goat. Its Saturnine rulership, and the fact that it re- ceives the Sun at the dawn of each New Year, naturally by analogy associates it with the beginning of precessional epochs.
People born under the year of the Goat/Sheep tend to take on the role of the " good Samaritan". The Sheep is the most feminine sign of all of the Chinese animals. Usually they are very good-natured, genuine, timid and bashful, which can sometimes lead to them being taken 'for a ride' by others.
Capricorn, the goat-fish, the knees. Aquarius, the water-pourer, the legs and ankles. Pisces, the fish, the feet and toes. It is easy to understand from this, how certain diseases also came to be associated with the signs.
The horn of the Doubt-Goat be exalted Dive deeper, ever deeper, into the Abyss of Mind, until thou unearth the fox THAT. On, hounds! Yoicks! Tally-ho! Bring THAT to bay! Then, wind the Mort! ...
The stewards wear and carry the cornucopia which is a representation of the horn of the goat which, in legend, suckled the infant Jupiter. The horn symbolises strength and abundance and suggests the supply of food as it is usually displayed full of fruits.
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Some truly believe this figure, usually shown seated, with the head of a goat, the breasts of a woman and the phallus of a man, was in fact worshipped by the Templars.
My instinct told me that Blake was right in saying: "The lust of the goat is the glory of God." But I lacked the courage to admit it. The result of my training had been to obsess me with the hideously foul idea that inflicts such misery on Western minds and curses life with civil war.
CEPHALOMANCY refers to divination with the skull or head of a donkey or goat.
CERAUNOSCOPY seeks to draw omens from the study of thunder and lightning.
CEROSCOPY, CEROMANCY is a form of fortune telling in which melted was is poured into cold water.
One day, Hissas sold us a kid goat with camel milk. The crew took this opportunity "to dedicate" the ship.
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She was just unconscientious.' About his many experiences, Olson said. 'I've got enough antidotes to fill five or six books--enough for a trilogy.' He was determined not to be an 'escape goat' no matter what the 'migrating' facts.
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