Why, that sign is the Egyptian cross, or ankh- the symbol of life, and the peculiar insignia of Maat,
the ancient Goddess of Truth!
Releasing Burt's hand, Critch caught the loop of the symbol of Maat
and stood it on end.
I'll take the same back home wid me and put it on Brindle if I iver maat
her; I shouldn't be so 'stonished that I couldn't spake if I should find that the spalpeen had killed her.