samhain eye

At Samhain ~ Chaos comes from the Sea

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From Ireland and from Egypt we seem to be listening
to far-away echoes of one and the same primitive story,
of sunrise and sunset.
The tearing out of the eye appears to be connected with
the creation or re-creation of sun or of moon.
-R.A.S. Macalister, ‘Ireland in Pre-Celtic Times’, 1935, pages 265-6

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