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  • The attribution to Demeter is supported by the discovery of votive terra-cottas, representing Demeter and Kore in the neighbourhood, while the conjecture that it was dedicated to the rivergod Acragas rests on its position above the river, in the valley of which, indeed, a statue which may represent the deity has been discovered.
  • Yes, my dear Monsieur Pierre, I owe you a fine votive candle for saving me from that maniac....
  • By composing these settings for Compline, Tallis made up for the loss of the splendid votive antiphons.
  • The two early votive antiphons Ave Dei and Ave Rosa open the disk and it concludes with one of Tallis 's masterpieces Salve Intemerata.
  • Never take anything in with you except maybe some sample votive candles.

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