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Love

(God of). (Anglo-Saxon luf.) Camdeo, in Hindu mythology. Camadeva, in Persian mythology. Cupid, in Roman mythology. Eros, in Greek mythology. Freya, in Celtic mythology. Kama or Cama, in …

Loving

or Grace Cup. A large cup passed round from guest to guest at state banquets and city feasts. Miss Strickland says that Margaret Atheling, wife of Malcolm Kanmore, in order to induce the Sc…

Young Love

Young Love Come little Infant, Love me now, While thine unsuspected years Clear thine aged Fathers brow From cold Jealousie and Fears. Pretty surely 'twere to see By young Love old Time begui…

Mildred Loving

prevailed in Supreme Court caseDied: May 2, 2008Best Known as: black woman whose marriage to a white man led to a landmark Supreme Court ruling Deathplace…

The Definition of Love

The Definition of Love My Love is of a birth as rare As 'tis for object strange and high: It was begotten by despair Upon Impossibility. Magnanimous Despair alone. Could show me so divine …

The Meaning of Love

The Question: How did the word "love" come to mean zero in the game of tennis? The Answer: Although tennis historians aren't sure exactly how th…

Enduring Love

Author:Ian McEwanPublisher:Doubleday Booker Prize-winning author Ian McEwan is in top form with Enduring Love. Intellectual detail and meticulous plot construction combine to create a grippin…

Courtney Love

Name at birth: Courtney Michelle HarrisonCourtney Love is a rock singer and former frontwoman for the band Hole, but she's better known as the widow of Nirvana's Kurt Cobain. She grew up in Californi…

Love in a Cottage

A marriage for love without sufficient means to maintain one's social status. However, “When poverty comes in at the door, love flies out of the window.” Source: Dictionary of…

Love's Girdle

(See Cestus.) Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894Love's Labour's LostLove me, Love my Dog A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X…