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Sleeping Beauty

sleeps for 100 years. [Fr. Fairy Tale, The Sleeping Beauty]

Sleeping Beauty

enchanted heroine awakened from century of slumber by prince’s kiss. [Fairy Tale: Brewer Dictionary, 1011]
See: Sleep
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Often portrayed as neither dead nor alive, dead women were stereotypically white and pure--immaculate--in their eternal sleep.
Many new-born babies , children and women were put to eternal sleep in the deadly blasts.
Although the daughter of India now rests in her eternal sleep
She is told that "Grandma has gone into a peaceful, eternal sleep.
The principal deity, Padmanabhaswamy, is enshrined in the "Anantha-Sayanam" posture (in the eternal sleep of Yoga-nidra on the serpent Anantha).
Family Prom: Magic, Myth And Legend Join Cardiff Philharmonic Orchestra on Saturday, July 21, for suspense and danger, peppered with a little magic, which lies at the heart of many myths and legends - including Harry Potter's struggles with the forces of evil, the swashbuckling exploits of Robin Hood and Sleeping Beauty, condemned to eternal sleep.