Some articles on flags, flag:
... Flags are usually rectangular in shape (often in the ratio 23, 12, or 35), but may be of any shape or size that is practical for flying, including square, triangular, or swallow tailed ... A more unusual flag shape is that of the flag of Nepal, which is in the shape of two stacked triangles ... Other unusual flag shapes include the flag of Ohio and the flag of Tampa ...
Famous quotes containing the words flag and/or side:
“Here, the flag snaps in the glare and silence
Of the unbroken ice. I stand here,
The dogs bark, my beard is black, and I stare
At the North Pole. . .
And now what? Why, go back.
Turn as I please, my step is to the south.”
—Randall Jarrell (19141965)
“Suffering predisposes the mind to devoutness; and most young girls, prompted by instinctive tenderness, lean towards mysticism, the obscurer side of religion.”
—Honoré De Balzac (17991850)