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Joyeuse

Charlemagne’s sword; buried with him. [Fr. Lit.: Brewer Dictionary, 594]
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He longed to see the curious table-napkins wrought for the Priest of the Sun, on which were displayed all the dainties and viands that could be wanted for a feast; the mortuary cloth of King Chilperic, with its three hundred golden bees; the fantastic robes that excited the indignation of the Bishop of Pontus and were figured with "lions, panthers, bears, dogs, forests, rocks, hunters--all, in fact, that a painter can copy from nature"; and the coat that Charles of Orleans once wore, on the sleeves of which were embroidered the verses of a song beginning "Madame, je suis tout joyeux," the musical accompaniment of the words being wrought in gold thread, and each note, of square shape in those days, formed with four pearls.
Returning from injury, New Marske's Tristan Learoyd took an early lead and held on to win in 33:49 from club mate Andrew Pearson in second and Michael Joyeux, of Quakers, close behind in third.
Apres Kamel Abdat, dans le numero precedent, on peut lire aussi une interview de Mehdi de la Chaine 3, le joyeux luron qui avoue sa passion pour Pif et Picsou.
Un immense sapin de NoE1/2l recouvert de lampions et de decorations a ete dresse au milieu de la place, oE les visiteurs joyeux se pressaient, certains portant des bonnets de Pere NoE1/2l, et d'autres revetus de robes des divers ordres monastiques.
Merry Christmas - Joyeux Noel (12A): France's 2006 Best Foreign Language Oscar entry is a moving account of life in the WWI trenches.
Joyeux Royal got off the mark over hurdles in good style at Wincanton last month and appeals as a good bet to follow up back at the Somerset course.
Joyeux Royal, runner-up last time, went one better in comfortable style to collect the concluding Parker Caterers Novices' Handicap Hurdle at the expense of Cameron Bridge to provide Nicholls and Tizzard with a double.
"Conditions were near perfect, it was warm but the light showers kept you cool all the way.'' Charlton was in second place throughout the contest and finished just over two minutes adrift of Harding to claim the runners-up award with Darlington-based Quakers' athlete, Michael Joyeux, completing the one-two-three.
COUNTY Tipperary handler Paddy Twomey, who saddled LandRover runner-up Policy Breach, enjoyed better luck in the concluding four-year-old bumper when 33/1 shot Timingseverything, ridden by Jane Mangan, proved two and a half lengths too strong for the Katie Walshpartnered favourite Couer Joyeux.
Jeff Prest, of Trafford Athletic Club, took an early lead only to fall back and allow Shaun, Quakers' Michael Joyeux (PB 33:40) and John Clifford of Evenwood Road Runners come through for the top three positions.
qui n'ont pas manque d'arracher des sourires, timides, mais forts joyeux.