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Moirai:

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in Greek religion and mythology, three goddesses who controlled human lives; also called the Moerae or Moirai. They were: Clotho, who spun the web of life; Lachesis, who measured its length; and Atropos, who cut it.
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Moirai

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ist aber der tiefe aschyleische Zug nach Gerechtigkeit: das unermessliche Leid des kuhnen 'Einzelnen' auf der einen Seite, und die gottliche Not, ja Ahnung einer Gotterdammerung auf der andern, die zur Versohnung, zum metaphysischen Einssein zwingende Macht jener beiden Leidenswelten--dies alles erinnert auf das starkste an denMittelpunkt undHauptsatz der aschyleischen Weltbetrachtung, die uber Gotter und Menschen die Moirai als ewige Gerechtigkeit thronend sieht.
26) This allusion to the "moires," a type of fabric referred to as the moire antique from the Orient, is one of the fabrics on which the Greek Moirai represent destiny.
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Now, following a facelift after being taken over by Serco Leisure working with Moirai Capital Investments, the leaseholders of the site, it is back open for business.
Families were left delighted when news broke earlier this year that it would reopen, after being taken over with Serco Leisure working with Moirai Capital Investments, the leaseholders of the site.
The allusion runs deeper when we recall the presence of Klotho at line 26, one of the Fates or Moirai who apportion [LANGUAGE NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] one's lot.
Leisure operator Moirai Capital Investments has now announced its acquisition of Wet 'n' Wild Enterprises Ltd.
The popular attraction went into administration last year but it has been taken over and Serco Leisure is working with Moirai Capital Investments, the leaseholders of the site.
e waterpark, which went into administration in October last year, has been acquired by Moirai Capital Investments and will be run by Serco Leisure who have earmarked a grand opening in July.
Toby Underwood, joint administrator at PwC, said: "We are delighted to have successfully completed the sale of Wet 'n' Wild to Moirai Capital.
As reported in The Chronicle, the waterpark, which went into administration in October last year, has been acquired by Moirai Capital Investments and will be run by Serco Leisure who have earmarked a grand opening in July.
Serco can con$rm that it is working with Moirai Capital Investments, the leaseholders of the site, to reopen Wet 'n'Wild in North Shields this summer," said Kevin omas, Serco Leisure's transition director.