Vashti


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Vashti

(ˈvæʃtaɪ)
n
(Bible) Old Testament the wife of the Persian king Ahasuerus: deposed for refusing to display her beauty before his guests (Esther 1–2). Douay spelling: Vasthi
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Playwright and former Mikron actor Vashti Maclachlan, who penned last year's Revolting Women show, has had a great time steering the ship on All Hands On Deck.
Playwright and former Mikron actor Vashti Maclachlan said: "It's been a pleasure to write again for Mikron in its 48th year and an honour to shine a spotlight on the tireless women who gave their all to shape a Women's Royal Navy Service fit for the future."
The debut book has been illustrated by artist-filmmaker Vashti Harrison.
O's voice has a much more delicate, Vashti Bunyan-like character on "Ministry," where an icy Wurlitzer gives the song an outer space feel, while the determined "Turn the Light" has splashes of acoustic guitars, a funkily delicate bass and would have been an ideal guest spot for Damon Albarn, whose Gorillaz have also benefited from the Burton touch.
The team, announced on Friday by USA Track & Field, also will include current indoor women's 400m champion Courtney Okolo, former indoor high jump gold medallist Vashti Cunningham and Olympic 800m bronze medallist Clayton Murphy.
New Zealand's popular pop-singer, Lorde, is scheduled for the part of Haman's wife, Vashti.
Purim celebrations have a carnival-like atmosphere, with people either wearing their best Sabbath clothing or fancy dresses - with Mordecai, King Xerxes, Haman, Queen Esther, and Vashti among the most popular costumes.
Click here to read about Ahasuerus; here to read about Vashti; here to read about Mordechai; and here to read about Esther.
.JARVIS Vashti Annette Peacefully at home on the 4th January 2018, aged 81, Vashti, formerly of Grand Avenue, Ely; an adored Mum of Janice, the late Jacqueline and the late Stephen, Stephen and Susan; a much loved Mother-inlaw to Susan, a cherished Grandmother and Great Grandmother and a loving sister.
Detroit, MI, May 06, 2017 --(PR.com)-- After 25 years, Thomas Robert Higginson and Vashti meet again, and Vashti must compete with the fantasy version of herself that Thomas has carried all those years.