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Egyptian Writing

The Egyptians - Egyptian Writing

Hieroglyphic writing is fascinating, but it is hard to believe that pictures can speak to us from the past. However, hieroglyphs tell us that school children were beaten, people suffered from illnesses, that they fell in love, got married, had children, died, owed taxes, praised gods, worried about the state of the country and loved jokes and stories.

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