The sacristy contains a carved wooden nuptial chest of the 10th or i ith century.
They are relatively shorter and broader insects than the Embiidae with large prothorax and long wings, which have a transverse line of weakness at the base and are usually shed after the nuptial flight.
The deeper tints are, however, peculiar to the nuptial plumage, or are only to be faintly traced at other times, so that in winter the adults - and the young always - have a much plainer appearance, ashy-grey and white being almost the only hues observable.
3,b) after the nuptial flight; in a few species the females, and in still fewer the males, never develop wings.
This rule cannot be evaded even by ante-nuptial agreement.
The young queen, left in the old home, mounts high into the air for her nuptial flight, and then returns to the hive and her duties of egg-laying.
And repeats the nuptial benediction first in Zend and then in Sanskrit.
Since his marriage two weeks ago, his catnaps were becoming even more frequent than in his pre-nuptial days.
Ante-nuptial agreements may be of any nature the parties may choose.
The effect of marriage upon the property of the spouses is, by the Roman-Dutch law and in the absence of any ante-nuptial contract to the contrary, to bring about a complete community of property, virtually a universal partnership between husband and wife, subject to the sole and absolute control of the husband while the marriage lasts.
In the Eumenides of Aeschylus" the Erinyes are reproached in that by aiding Clytemnestra, who slew her husband, " they are dishonouring and bringing to naught the pledges of Zeus and Hera, the marriage-goddess "; and these were the divinities to whom sacrifice was offered before the wedding," and it may be that some kind of mimetic representation of the " Holy Marriage," the IEpos ydpos, of Zeus and Hera formed a part of the Attic nuptial ceremonies.'
The nuptial horny asperities with which the males of many batrachians are provided, R$4 for the purpose of clinging to the females, will be noticed below, under the heading Pairing and Oviposition.