an alphabet book created by altering a standard dictionary. each section is cut into a silhouette of an object that begins with its respective letter, for example, a is for apple, b is for bell, c is for cat, and so on.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have released four official photos of Prince George to mark his third birthday. The pictures were taken by Matt Porteous at Anmer Hall, the Duke and Duchess’s family home in Norfolk.
The Himba breed cattle and goats. The responsibility for milking the cows lies with the women. Women take care of the children, and one woman will take care of another woman’s children. Women tend to perform more labor-intensive work than men do, such as carrying water to the village and building homes. Members of an extended family typically dwell in a homestead, “a small, circular hamlet of huts and work shelters” that surrounds “an okuruwo (ancestral fire) and a central livestock enclosure.” Both the fire and the livestock are closely tied to their belief in ancestor worship, the fire representing ancestral protection and the livestock allowing “proper relations between human and ancestor. The breasts are nonsexual, but the buttocks are always carefully covered. - Matt Porteous