Hermia and Lysander Lovers Of The Past

February comes from the Latin februum. It refers back to the Roman festival of purification—Lupercalia. Contrary to some notions, the month was not named for the Roman god Februus. The god was named for the festival. Purification was seen as an important rite. To cleanse oneself of impurities was believed to be set on the … Continue reading Hermia and Lysander Lovers Of The Past