"Rességuen la vieillo, la
vieillo, rességuen la vieillo, anet"
I don't go and tell you everything
... of course ... (I'm not
Megalithism ??? Five years'
research in this field (Departmental
Archives, university libraries, public
libraries) ... Five years !!! ... it's no
Well! ... I could stop there, but
it would not be sympa, and I'm a nice guy ... I
think additional information is required ...
Vieille) does exist ... it is not a
made-up story ... She was known everywhere in
France. Her worship (primitive megalithism, first
religion) has become widespread among prehistoric
tribes ... We find her trace in Brittany (Forest of
Brocéliande, Pointe du Raz, and numerous
estuaries), in Auvergne, in Vendée, in the
Alps, in the South of France.
To date, concerning France, I have
made an inventory of 320 elements relating to this
Old Woman, (or bearing her
customs and places) ...
We find her trace also (with
cast-iron proof available, of course) in the
Mediterranean area: Morocco, Palestine, Ancient
Greece, Carpathians, etc ... and in the Book of
Genesis (in which she plays a bad part), in the
Koran too, in Celtic or Mediterranean legends, in
Latin texts: ...
"Nunc mihi, cur cantent superest
obscaena puellae ... Dicere : nam coeunt, certaque
probra canunt. ... Nuper erat Dea facta : venit
Gradivus ad Annam; ... Et cum seducta talia verba
facit: ... Mense meo coleris ... etcaetera ...
If you don't have time to read The
Scriptures or the Latin texts, click these
three French books ...
(unhappily, the English version
One or two further details ... May
I suggest that all prehistorians and specialists of
megalithism of the whole world (if they don't want
to lose face) come to la Cham des Bondons, in the
Cévennes National Park, to examine this
phenomenon ... to scan la Vieille.
And if I was right ?!
(Who on earth does he think he is
General De Gaulle said:
"Je prefère un chercheur qui
trouve à un chercheur qui
He was right ... and I'm
Your suggestions, remarks and
comments are welcome ... Thank you ... and please, let's go back
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