There are six things which the Lord hates, yes, seven which are an abomination to Him: haughty eyes, a lying tongue, and hands that shed innocent blood, A heart that devises wicked plans, feet that run rapidly to evil, a false witness who utters lies, and one who spreads strife among brothers.” —Proverbs 6:16-19
The Birth of Napoleon Bonaparte, August 15, 1769
he British called him all sorts of things: The Beast, The Monster, the Man of Blood, the Little Corporal, and Old Boney. No doubt other European nations had their special names for him. He was the most hated and the most beloved man on the continent. His actions resulted in the deaths of hundreds of thousands, perhaps millions, of people. He came from well-to-do minor nobility of Italian descent on the Island of Corsica. Whether you call him by his given name, a nickname, or an anthropomorphic nightmare appellation, he changed history in a large way. His given name was Napoleon Bonaparte.
Napoleon Bonaparte (1769-1821)