- David Quaimen (via prettybooks)
that babys reaction is priceless.. my first two thoughts based on the facial reaction:
"FOOL please, we aint buying what you sellin"
"LORD! WHY? WHY is the DEVIL at my house??"
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Detail from The Martyr of Solway, John Millias
The Martyr of Solway was Margaret Wilson, a young Scottish Covenanter, from Wigtownshire in Scotland executed by drowning for refusing to swear an oath declaring James VII as head of the church. She died on the 11th ofMay, in 1685. Her death became part of the martyrology of Presbyterian churches, and she was commemorated as the most famous of the Wigtown Martyrs.