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Elysium

Greek myth the dwelling place of the blessed after death

Elysium

abode of the blessed after death. [Gk. Myth.: Zimmer-man, 94; Gk. Lit.: Odyssey]
See: Heaven

Elysium

(Elysian Fields) abode of the blessed in afterlife. [Gk. & Rom. Myth.: Brewer Dictionary]
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PS: When he broke up Elysian Fields, Henry said: "I wasn't sure I'd ever have sex again.
14, Kim Perkins of Elysian Fields will present "Motivating and Retaining Employees," while on Monday, Aug.
Gehrig had already died on June 2, 1941, and was playing baseball on the Elysian Fields, if anywhere, after Pearl Harbor.
A short distance away, "for the young at heart and the seekers, there is a big little city, Elysee City," which is reminiscent of the Elysian Fields, a paradise in the afterlife in Greek mythology.
This latter part of the gardens is one of the most important works by the artist architect William Kent (1685-1748), and is based upon an allegorical essay by Joseph Addison in The Tatler in 1709, describing the Elysian Fields, the Heaven of the ancient world.
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This welcome edition of minor works by Jean Lemaire de Beiges and Jean d'Auton has as its main focus an intriguing 'artificial' verse correspondence between the Trojan Hector, writing from the relative comfort of the Elysian Fields, and Louis XII of France, engaged in a bitter conflict with Pope Julius II for hegemony in Italy.
Peter, where he worked on Streetcar and whose house numbers he transferred to Elysian Fields for the Kowalski apartment.
To this list add autumn titles as diverse as ``Auto Focus,'' ``The Man From Elysian Fields,'' ``The Banger Sisters,'' ``Pipe Dream,'' the French productions ``Alias Betty'' and ``Children of the Century'' and the Italian psycho-confessional ``Scarlet Diva,'' then toss in yet-to-be-seen pieces such as the Virginia Woolf-centric triptych ``The Hours'' and Roman Polanski's Cannes Film Festival-winning, Holocaust-survival story ``The Pianist,'' and it's apparent that art is more cinematic than ever.
He learns he can stay in the blissful Elysian Fields if he is willing to open his mind and associate with some disreputable types there, such as artists and adulterers.
Native tribes were frequently cajoled or forced to move to poor quality land by successive British and Canadian governments, but it is nothing short of wilfully misleading romantic fiction to portray Native life before Europeans arrived as idyllic Elysian Fields where children played with fawns.
Aside from the set ballets--the opening, the Dances of the Furies, the Dance of the Blessed Spirits in the Elysian Fields, and the joyous finale ("Trionfi Amore