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Mythology & Beliefs: Lachesis
In Greek and Roman Mythology, Lachesis was one of several Fates.

Lachesis in Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology [MOIRA.] - A Dictionary of Greek and Roman biography and mythology, William Smith, Ed.

Lachesis in Wikipedia In Greek mythology, Lachesis (also Lakhesis, Greek: Λάχεσις, English: "disposer of lots", Etymology: λαγχάνω - to obtain by lot, by fate, or by the will of the gods) was the second of the Three Fates, or Moirae. Her Roman equivalent was Decima. Lachesis was the apportioner, deciding how much time for life was to be allowed for each person or being [1] . She measured the thread of life with her rod. She is also said to choose a person's destiny after a thread was measured. In mythology, it is said that she appears with her sisters within three days of a baby's birth to decide its fate...

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