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another in my deadly sins series, i had some chocolate sauce in the fridge form last nights desert, and it got me thinking…

Gluttony-Derived from the Latin gluttire, meaning to gulp down or swallow, gluttony (Latin, gula) is the over-indulgence and over-consumption of anything to the point of waste. In the Christian religions, it is considered a sin because of the excessive desire for food or its withholding from the needy.8

Depending on the culture, it can be seen as either a vice or a sign of status. Where food is relatively scarce, being able to eat well might be something to take pride in. But in an area where food is routinely plentiful, it may be considered a sign of self-control to resist the temptation to over-indulge.

Medieval church leaders (e.g., Thomas Aquinas) took a more expansive view of gluttony,8 arguing that it could also include an obsessive anticipation of meals, and the constant eating of delicacies and excessively costly foods.9 Aquinas went so far as to prepare a list of six ways to commit gluttony, including:

  • Praepropere – eating too soon.
  • Laute – eating too expensively.
  • Nimis – eating too much.
  • Ardenter – eating too eagerly (burningly).
  • Studiose – eating too daintily (keenly).
  • Forente – eating wildly (boringly).




I’m a fruit cake. a dark, professional one. be scared. or enthralled. either way enjoy

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  • Rhonda Strickland
    Rhonda Stricklandover 4 years ago

    Wow, this series is fabulous. . .. very creative….

  • thanks so much, im glad you enjoying it =)

    – strawberries

  • Raymond Kerr
    Raymond Kerrover 4 years ago

    Fangbloodytastic ..

  • lol thanks ray =D

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  • Jacqueline Eden
    Jacqueline Edenover 4 years ago

    sweet :)

  • hehe thanks Jakki =D

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  • MIchelle Thompson
    MIchelle Thompsonover 4 years ago

    This is fantastic – love it

  • thankyou so much Michelle glad you like it =)

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  • chrisuk
    chrisukover 4 years ago

    Brilliant, those eyes are just Evil, can’t wait for the next instalment…..Love it…

  • =D
    thanks so much
    i cant wait for the next one either- i dont know which one it’ll be yet lol =)

    – strawberries

  • artisandelimage
    artisandelimageover 4 years ago

  • =)

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  • Gabriel Forgottenangel
    Gabriel Forgot...over 4 years ago

    my cup of tea.

  • glad you like it my friend =)

    – strawberries

  • loiteke
    loitekeabout 4 years ago

    Great work

  • thanks Meeli =)

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  • Jurmale
    Jurmaleabout 4 years ago

    Stunning work!

  • glad you like it =)

    – strawberries

  • jammingene
    jammingeneabout 4 years ago

    Great work buddy..☺

  • thanks Gene =D

    – strawberries

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