May30

This maid is made of sterner things:Her sword is sharp enough to sliceThe eggs that sprout long spindly wingsAnd cut to shreds his vague advice. Joan of Arc, Heroine of France, Maid of Orléans, died on the stake today in 1431. Peter Carl Fabergé, Russian Jeweller, was born on this day in 1846. Voltaire, French…