Cupid


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god of love

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(Roman mythology) god of love

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a symbol for love in the form of a cherubic naked boy with wings and a bow and arrow

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I fully anticipated a demand for certain new concessions, following the precedent already established in the cases of the stuffed buzzard, and the Cupid's wing.
'And when you have made it, you can keep it too, I should think,' said Cupid.
"How I should love to see the Cupids in their dear little fools' caps!" Maimie cried, and away she ran to look for them very recklessly, for the Cupids hate to be laughed at.
Maimie could also see the pompous doctor feeling the Duke's heart and hear him give utterance to his parrot cry, and she was particularly sorry for the Cupids, who stood in their fools' caps in obscure places and, every time they heard that "Cold, quite cold," bowed their disgraced little heads.
Most gladsome sight of all, the Cupids plucked the hated fools' caps from their heads and cast them high in the air.
By this time all the ladies were crying in their handkerchiefs, but presently the Cupids had a lovely idea.
Cupid, though, has a secret of his own, one even he doesn't know.
It took the family only three visits to the shelter before they finally decided to take Cupid home - and on the same day Gabe was officially adopted by his stepfather, no less.
Taihu explained the legend of Chinese Cupid holds that he carries a marriage book in his left hand and a walking stick in his right, with a kind smile on his face.
teamed up with The Cupid Project and will be making and delivering cards around Chicago.
[U.S.A.], June 06 ( ANI ): Pop sensation Justin Bieber is geared up to voice God of Love Cupid in an animated film of the same name.
In Part One, Maggi outlines the history of the Cupid and Psyche tale from Apuleius's Metamorphoses, written in the second century AD, to Basile's rewritings, and finally to Laura Gonzenbach's Sicilian Fairy Tales, a collection of folk tales translated from Sicilian dialect into German and first published in 1870.
"In the spirit of Cupid, our Valentine's telephone box proved a popular, feel-good homage to this enduring icon of affection."
(https://solarsystem.nasa.gov/planets/cupid/indepth) Cupid wasn't found until 2003, using the Hubble Space Telescope.
Cupid Media is a rapidly growing online dating network that sees 20,000 new customers each day.