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A wealthy family might well have had a full time doorman living in that reception area. It lasted roughly five and a half thousand years, circa 5000 BCE to 650 BCE, when it collapsed under the hegemony of the Roman Empire. According to sources, in the very first version of an ox-drawn plow, the plows were hooked to the horns of cattle, however, it was realized that this affected their ability to breathe freely. It is a matter of life and death, a road to either safety or ruin.

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