(biology) A state of inactivity and metabolic depression in animals during winter.
...I wish I could do that...
MONDAY + SNOW = @%$&#*@!!!
Yeah..not my favorite time of the year.
Starting from the shield's center and moving outward, circlelayer by circle layer, the shield is laid out as follows:
1. The Earth, sky and sea, the sun, the moon and the constellations
2. "Two beautiful cities full of people": in one a wedding and a lawcase are taking place; the other city is besieged by onefeuding army and the shield shows an ambush and a battle
3. A field being ploughed for the third time
4. A king's estate where the harvest is being reaped
5. A vineyard with grape pickers
6. A "herd of straight-horned cattle"; the lead bull has beenattacked by a pair of savage lions which the herdsmen and theirdogs are trying to beat off
7. A picture of a sheep farm
8. A dancing-floor where young men and women are dancing
9. The great stream of Ocean