Purple for justice, green for faith, gold for power. Did you know that carnival is from the word, carne and vale which means farewell to the flesh? Hence what we know today as Carnival that begins after the Epiphany and ends at midnight on Ash Wednesday. Odd to have the secular revolving around the sacred if you know what I mean. Or, if you're a ancient Roman, you could say that the sacred revolved around the secular.
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