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Most Famous Lovers of Literature and History
08-01-2010, 10:36 AM
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Most Famous Lovers of Literature and History
Whether you are feeling all alone in the world or truly believe there are always more fish in the sea, these lovers will renew or reinfornce your faith in "love"... these are the most famous lovers in history. Do you know any others?

1. Romeo and Juliet
2. Cleopatra and Mark Antony
3. Lancelot and Guinevere
4. Layla and Majnun
5. Tristan and Iseult (Isolde)
6. Eloise and Abelard
7. Paris and Helena
8. Orpheus and Eurydike
9. Napoleon and Josephine
10. Cyrano and Roxane
11. Pyramus and Thisbe
12. Werther and Lotte
13. Odysseus and Penelope
14. Jane Eyre and Rochester
15.Scarlett O’Hara and Rhett Butler
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08-01-2010, 11:38 AM
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RE: Most Famous Lovers of Literature and History
What about Zerochampion and trees - he's well known for hugging them... Rolleyes

Zero - WHERE ARE YOU??
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10-01-2010, 11:15 AM
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RE: Most Famous Lovers of Literature and History
notyrock Wrote:Whether you are feeling all alone in the world or truly believe there are always more fish in the sea, these lovers will renew or reinfornce your faith in "love"... these are the most famous lovers in history. Do you know any others?

1. Romeo and Juliet
2. Cleopatra and Mark Antony
3. Lancelot and Guinevere
4. Layla and Majnun
5. Tristan and Iseult (Isolde)
6. Eloise and Abelard
7. Paris and Helena
8. Orpheus and Eurydike
9. Napoleon and Josephine
10. Cyrano and Roxane
11. Pyramus and Thisbe
12. Werther and Lotte
13. Odysseus and Penelope
14. Jane Eyre and Rochester
15.Scarlett O’Hara and Rhett Butler
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10-01-2010, 11:20 AM
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RE: Most Famous Lovers of Literature and History
there are also some famous lovers in chinese literature, such as Niu lang and zhi nv, LIang shan bo ,Zhu ying tai, Cui ying ,zhang sheng, Jia bao yu , Lin dai yu.
http://world-culture-research.org/c.asp?d=15891
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10-01-2010, 03:37 PM (This post was last modified: 10-01-2010 03:38 PM by PeeBee.)
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RE: Most Famous Lovers of Literature and History
xtaaxtw Wrote:there are also some famous lovers in chinese literature...

I, too, love Chinese literature. The menu from my local takeaway is something I read more than any other... Rolleyes
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11-01-2010, 04:34 AM (This post was last modified: 11-01-2010 04:39 AM by D.H.A..)
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RE: Most Famous Lovers of Literature and History
PeeBee & Polar Bears ~ er um ~ alledgedlyLOL

Smithersjones and red cars

Collydog and La France
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11-01-2010, 09:49 AM (This post was last modified: 11-01-2010 09:50 AM by PeeBee.)
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DHA Ltd Wrote:PeeBee & Polar Bears ~ er um ~ alledgedlyLOL

Smithersjones and red cars

Collydog and La France

And, of course, that well known love affair (albeit one sided) between DHA Ltd & vino tinto... Rolleyes

(he was far too modest to mention it himself, obviously...)

...or in denial. Again. Wink
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11-01-2010, 10:05 AM
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Vino ~ yes ~ by the bucket full ( with peanuts - sorry private joke with PeeBee )

Who's Tinto ? was he was they guy with the dog called snowy ?
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11-01-2010, 12:24 PM
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DHA Ltd Wrote:...by the bucket full... - Aye - JCB bucket Rolleyes

Who's Tinto ? was he was they guy with the dog called snowy ? - Nah, mate - tinto's the bloke that rode The Lone Ranger. OOPS - I mean rode with... Wink
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11-01-2010, 02:27 PM (This post was last modified: 11-10-2010 03:10 AM by D.H.A..)
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RE: Most Famous Lovers of Literature and History
PeeBee

I see a recent survey in the NE asked if the UK should change to the Euro.

Over 99.8 % of Geordies voted against the Euro, stating that they were happy with the Giro



BTW for the record, I love History but hate Literature, so I am out !
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