Gallows , the apparatus for executing the sentence of death by hanging. It usually consists of two upright posts and a crossbeam but sometimes consists of a single upright with a beam projecting from the top. The Roman gallows was the cross , and, in the older translations of the Bible , gallows was used to describe the cross upon which Jesus was crucified Ulfilas uses the term galga in his Gothic Testament. Another form of gallows in the Middle Ages was found at Montfaucon near Paris.
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The Gallows is a American found footage supernatural horror film written and directed by Chris Lofing and Travis Cluff. Pictures and New Line Cinema on July 10, On October 29, , Beatrice High School student Charlie Grimille is accidentally hanged and killed after a prop malfunction during a presentation of the play The Gallows.
Gallows humor has always served him and other activists well; it had to in such dark times. Whichever of the groups was in power would be marching the other to the gallows. But when the people we put in power strung him up on the gallows his last words proved almost true.
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