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Why the Golden Age came to an end Hesiod failed to explain, but it was succeeded by the Silver Age. To put him off Demeter asked him to make the most beautiful animal that the world had ever seen. Once again, the Dewey Decimal System will probably shelve most books about fairy tales in the call number 398, particularly 398 up to (but not including) 398.5. The oaths Frigg forces out of all the world's things is representative of Cersei's warning to Joffrey, "Everyone who isn't us is an enemy" -- i.e. she sees everyone as potentially harmful to her precious little "Shining One", just like Frigg feared for Baldr.

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