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To move from the top of the body toward the feet; to move in a caudal direction.
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And now a North East beneficiary, believed to be the nephew or niece of the executor and a secondgeneration descendent of Jenny Steiner, is in line for a substantial share of the haul of 18 paintings.
It is living out of the trust of Abraham without its completion by his descendent, the Christ.
Jefferson's Children is a collection of short biographies and commentary from participants in that historical reunion, compiled by Shannon Lanier, an African American descendent of Hemmings and Jefferson.