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bondage

(in medieval Europe) the condition and status of unfree peasants who provided labour and other services for their lord in return for holdings of land
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In every case for such a narrative, the bondage is shown to have served ultimately the interests of the one who had been subjected to it and subsequently escaped it.
The department store has launched its most daring and exclusive lingerie collection, 'Kinbaku' (meaning bondage in Japanese) by French designer Maxine Wattam.
SIMPLE forms of bondage include wearing a blindfold during sex or massage or take it in turns to tie each other up in silk scarves or paper chains that can be easily broken.
Nothing so exotic on this side of the pond where we have to make do with being sold into bondage by our Government, bound and gagged by repressive laws and stroked by the politicians.
The 19-year-old clearly enjoyed wearing the tiny black shorts with bondage chain detail and matching waistcoat.
Castlebar, Mayo, offered banter and nostalgia; Castlebar, San Francisco, provided bondage and nudity - lots of it.
6) What makes Johnson's African American male hero different from his prototypes in Canonized quest fiction is his bondage to slave history.
THIS brings a whole new meaning to the term community ties - steamy bondage lessons in a village hall.
Describing the horrors he both witnessed and endured during his 20 years in bondage, Douglass painted a bleak, infuriating portrait of the slave system.
Bitter Fruits of Bondage focuses attention westward, away from Robert E.
The sexy performance relied on the advice of a bondage master, an expert in the art of tying people up for kicks.
The same Sharia law keeps women in bondage, including a denial of proper schooling for girls, and restricts the dignity of both women and men in many different ways (various news sources; see also under United States, Canada).