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Origin of saying to draw a line in the sand?
The phrase originates from an instance when a Roman official drew a circle in the sand around Antiochus Epiphanes and demanded he not cross it until giving an answer about acceding to Roman demands. Look up Antiochus at Wikipedia for the full story.
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Oscar Wilde? I believe it was G K Chesterton that said that.
There is no actual origin of drawing. People simply recorded happenings in prehistoric time as best as they could.
about 40,000 years ago ... long before recorded history began.. The oldest dated drawings are 32,000 years old, in a cave in what is now Spain.
When you draw a line in the sand How do you make the line shorter without touching it or changing it in any way?
put sand on the line u want to cover. put sand on the line u want to cover
Pat a cake, pat a cake, bakers man, Bake me a cake as fast as you can Pat it and prick it and mark it with B Put it in the oven for baby and me. Patty cake, patty cak…er, bakers man Bake me a cake as fast as you can Roll it up, roll it up And throw it in a pan Patty cake, patty cake, bakers man. or Patty cake, patty cake Bakers man That I will Master As fast as I can. Prick it and prick it and mark it with a T and there will be enough for Jacky and me.
Draw the Line Disciple (group) from the album: O God Save Us All Another crash, another fall, another failure Another choice I don't want to remember Been here too many times… Every day's another fight I'm at war with the person I could be Give me a chance and I'll mess up a good thing But this is where it ends Yeah, this is where it ends CHORUS: This is where I draw the line This is the where the old me dies Light a match, let it burn, kiss it goodbye, Giving up what I was This is where I draw the line Another battle I've lost fighting solo How many times must I learn what I already know? Can't do this on my own I wasn't meant to fight alone So I'm lifting my hands in surrender Take my faults and my flaws, make me better Cause this is where I end Right where You begin CHORUS: This is where I draw the line This is the where the old me dies Light a match, let it burn, kiss it goodbye, Giving up what I was This is where I draw the line Set me on Fire Set me on Fire Burn me up, burn me up, burn me all the way, Till there's nothing left but You Burn me up, burn me up, burn me all the way, Till there's nothing left but You Set me on Fire CHORUS: This is where I draw the line This is the where the old me dies Light a match, let it burn, kiss it goodbye, Giving up what I was This is where I draw the line Burn me up, burn me up, Burn me all the way, Till there's nothing left but You Burn me up, burn me up, Burn me all the way, Till there's nothing left but You This is where I draw the line
If your asking how is sand created, sand is created by mashed up sea shells, fish parts/excrements, glass, rocks, and other non bio degradable material such as worn plastic, i…n the case for the plastic sand will wash over it till it is broken up into tiny peices and mixed with the sand.
From the division of north and south during the civil war, the Mason/Dixon line....slavery.....for those who opposed and those who did not.
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the original place sand comes from i9s rocks breakingapart. rocks are hard and so is sand buts a rock if you can in aclosed area. pic up one of the peices and look closly you …will seelitle grands of sand :)
A line drawing depends upon a line to indicate the contours offorms and features in a drawing. Cartoons and comic book drawingsare good examples of these. They were widely use…d in books andgazettes (along with etchings) for a couple of centuries, due totheir compatibility with early printing techniques. (See CharlesDana Gibson, Thomas Nast and Franklin Boothe) A tone drawing (moreprevalent during and since the Impressionist movement) relies uponshades of any monochrome scale (usually grey or umber) to describeand convey the volume of a form. Some of John Singer Sargent'scharcoal studies are good examples, as are the powerful drawings ofKathe Kollwitz.
\n. i can desin clothing . drawing and desining it. i love avril 'shes my enpraiton, she is very special too, she is very smart and gifted. she is tottaly alsum.and sprial.
A renowned palmist of the time after examining Napoleon's hand told him that he had a missing fate line which doesnt augur well for his his success and would suffer strings of… misfortune.Napoleon drew his sword and lacerated his palm creating a well-defined line and retorted"How about now".... He bore very faint palm lines but then conquered the invincible which in retrospect imparts a very wonderful lesson to humanity..confidence and will conspires with universe against preordained.... Dr Saira Malik
The phrase to 'draw the line' is used when someone wants to end a topic, or set a limit to something, as to acknowledge that a limit has been reached.
It isn't. In fact, it's vital that you only do it when it'sappropriate to do so. If a graph goes through the origin, thatmeans the point (0,0) belongs on the line. In many cas…es it does,but in others it doesn't. Ask yourself what your graph means. Isone variable equal to zero when the other one is? Suppose you areplotting the temperature of a hot cup of tea, starting from thetime you pour it. At time zero, the temperature will not be zerodegrees celsius. It will be much higher. It is the same withmathematical graphs. y = x squared goes through the origin, but y =x squared + 1 does not.