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Pompeii Children’s Class

Pompeii: City of the DEAD

Magistra Lucretia Marcella (Jael ben Ari)

Shire of Greyhope, Region of Constellation, Kingdom of the Middle, Known World

On august 24, 79 A.D. in Pompeii a bustling, thriving city, became a town inhabited by none but the ghosts of those who did not flee the doomed city in time. Life in Pompeii was that of a city flourishing under the successes of the Roman Empire. Thousands lived in the small city on what we call the Bay of Naples, Italy today. Five miles in the distance the beautiful Mount Vesuvius rose, dominating the horizon.