Sometimes crops fail. Perhaps droughts strike the land, or the tribe loses resources in battle. The king ultimately, fatally, bore responsibility for the weather.
Thank God mankind has become slightly more civilized in the last 2,000 years.
Now, ex-president Cheny can write a selfish, self serving pile of false crap hoods, self pity disguised a self justification.
Freakin' soul-less bastard better thank his dark Lord, Satan, to have escaped ritual torture for hundreds of thousands of innocent lives sacrificed during his administrion.
[An expert has stated that the latest bog body found in Ireland has proven that belief that the Celts ritually sacrificed their kings to the Gods.
The body also proves they underwent horrible deaths, if the times turned bad under their reign.
The latest Iron Age bog body dating back to at least 2,000 BC was discovered near Portlaoise in the Irish midlands by an alert bog worker and it bears the same hallmarks of ritual torture that two other famous bodies have.]