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le Chêne du Tiers

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Hidden : 8/3/2008
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Le Chêne du Tiers

Le Chêne du Tiers ca. 1900

Cet arbre, plusieurs fois centenaire, était-il au Moyen-âge un « Chêne de Justice »? Annonçait-il la propriété de la « Forteresse du Tiers » véritable « Château du Diable » ou demeurait ici une sorte de Barbe bleu local rançonnant les voyageurs et bateliers de Port Thareau? A-t'il été planté par des représentants du Tiers État pour fêter la révolution française? Ou bien était ce tout simplement un chêne en limité de propriété qui appartenait toujours à l'Autre, le tiers?

Et bien, laissez nous votre version, votre scénario dans la boite aux lettres au pied de l'arbre. Le « comité des sages » l'étudiera très sérieusement lors de la kermesse estivale du village.

This tree, several hundreds of years old, is called “Oak Tree of the Third”. But the third of what? Was it a place of justice (the third power after the Church and the Nobility) in the Middle Ages? Did it indicate the ownership of the “Fortress of the Third”, true “Castle of the Devil” or did some sort of Bluebeard live here, rampaging travelers and craftsmen? Was it planted by representatives of the “Third State” to celebrate the French Revolution? Or was it simply an oak tree at the boundary of a property that belonged to someone else, the third?

If you have any further suggestions, please drop them in the mailbox at the foot of the tree. The local “Committee of Wise Men” will study any and all entries diligently at the annual village fair.

Contenu originale :
  • Lampe de poche en cas un orage coupe l’électricité comme se passe si souvent dans la campagne,
  • Objets de bricolage pour ceux – Hollandais ou autres – qui ont des projets pour améliorer leur maison.
Original contents :
  • Flashlight just in case some thunderstorm will cut the electrical power as happens so often on the French countryside,
  • DIY objects for those – Dutchmen or others – who engage in their home improvement projects.

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