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It is supposed to have been so called from the Latin Word Aperio to open: because then the Pores of the Earth begin to open.. Forth fly the tepid Ajrs; and unconfin'd, Púr forth their Buds, unfolding by degrees, Unbinding Earth, the moving foftness frays. Till the whole leafy Forest stands display'd The Hawthorn whitens ; and the juicy Groves' "In full Luxureance

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Day of March in those years, of which they are respectively the Golden Nambers; apd the Sunday Letter next following any 'luch Full Moont points out Eatter-Day for that Year. All which holds until the Year of our Lord 1899 inclusive; after which Year, the Places of these Golden Numbers will be to be changed." . Some imagine this Month is fo called from the Goddess Juno, others, from Junius Brutus, who expelled the Tyrant Tarquia from Roine ; and was the firtt Consul and Aftercor of Rowan Liberty.

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