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Cruelty

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Created For = CW,Use For = Brutality

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Personal note about brutality, c1893

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW126g/7
Scope and Contents Personal note about brutality stating that there are 'many brutalitys' the 'most hateful' being the 'brutality of wealth'. The note also describes the strong man as brutal because of his strength and the ignorant man brutal because of his ignorance but these he 'can forgive'.
Dates: c1893

Story about the 'Taoitear Saileach', c1862

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW112/13
Scope and Contents Story about the 'Taoitear Saileach' [Taoitear t-Sàileach or Kintail Tutor] probably collected from Kenneth Morrison, Trithean/Trien, An t-Eilean Sgitheanach/Isle of Skye. The story begins by saying that An Taoitear t-Sàileach was a very bad man and quoting part of a saying in which he is described as one of the tree worst things about Scotland, the others being May frost and July fog. A widow told An Taoitear Sàileach that he could take away her cows but he could not take away her [sleep?] or...
Dates: c1862

Story under the heading 'Ur-Sgeulan' entitled 'An t-Iarla Og', c1862

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW112/10
Scope and Contents Story under the heading 'Ur-Sgeulan' entitled 'An t-Iarla Og' [The Young Earl] collected from Caristiane Nic Cuiean [Christina MacQuien or MacQueen] Fearann-an -letha [Fearann an Leagha/Fernilea, An t-Eilean Sgitheanach/Isle of Skye]. The story tells how a young earl hears a voice calling him in the middle of the night telling him that his wife is giving birth and that he should get up. This happens three times and on the third occasion he some up. As it is dark it is some time until he sees a...
Dates: c1862