Tower House

A tower house is a particular type of stone structure, built for defensive purposes as well as habitation.

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Famous quotes containing the words tower and/or house:

    The tower nearest the water gets the moonlight first.
    Chinese proverb.

    The angel said to her, “Do not be afraid, Mary, for you have found favor with God. And now, you will conceive in your womb and bear a son, and you will name him Jesus. He will be great, and will be called the Son of the Most High, and the Lord God will give to him the throne of his ancestor David. He will reign over the house of Jacob forever, and of his kingdom there will be no end.”
    Bible: New Testament, Luke 1:30-33.