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Crown of Thorns

a thorn in one's side or flesh a source of irritation: he was sufficiently bright at school to become a thorn in the side of his maths teacher [Old English]

#Thorn#
The runic letter þ originally representing either sound of the Modern English th, as in the and thin, used in Old English and Middle English manuscripts.
 

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Crown of Thorns

a thorn in one's side or flesh a source of irritation: he was sufficiently bright at school to become a thorn in the side of his maths teacher [Old English]

#Thorn#
The runic letter þ originally representing either sound of the Modern English th, as in the and thin, used in Old English and Middle English manuscripts.

Thorn in the Lion's paw - Aesop

The Apostle Paul's - Thorn in the Flesh
 

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What animals can wear thorns and be noticed? Not Eagles, Hawks, Snakes, perhaps Ferrets.
 

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What animals can wear thorns and be noticed? Not Eagles, Hawks, Snakes, perhaps Ferrets.

Porcupines, Urchins
(Do fangs count as thorns?)
 

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'Crown of Thorns' flowers
 
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There's the crown of thorns starfish. They're rather noticable.
 

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yes, I'd have to agree with you on that...

 
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