From Bastille, violence spread throughout the French countryside. Rumors were spread that the feudal lords had hired robbers to murder peasants. This rumor was not true, but it flamed fear that led to the peasants rising up against their local lords.
Peasants broke into manor houses, killed many of the nobles, and took possession of their properties. This wave of violence is known as the Great Fear.
The trouble with class reunions is that old flames have become even older.
George Washington''s wooden dentures were actually made of walrus ivory and were mounted on pure hammered gold.