Quarantine And A Bell

Origin of the word Quarantine and the bell outside coffins

The dance of death. Source-Wikipedia

It was a deadly disease that ravaged Europe. It destroyed towns, villages in its path. People died in droves, and there was no one to bury them. The disease was the plague. Commonly referred to as the Black Death, and it left some scars even seen today.

The Plague:




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