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SDS Gluttony Wallpaper

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© 2009 Chenoasart
SDS Gluttony Wallpaper made from my 7 Deadly Sins Gluttony painting [link] , painted in Corel Painter and PS CS3 Extended. Which was my third in the series I did on the Seven Deadly Sins.

Original is 2048 x 1536
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Gluttony (Gula):
Derived from the Latin gluttire, meaning to gulp down or swallow, gluttony is the over-indulgence and over-consumption of anything to the point of waste. In the Christian religions, it is considered a sin because of the excessive desire for food, or its withholding from the needy.

Depending on the culture, it can be seen as either a vice or a sign of status. Where food is relatively scarce, being able to eat well might be something to take pride in (although this can also result in a moral backlash when confronted with the reality of those less fortunate). Where food is routinely plentiful, it may be considered a sign of self control to resist the temptation to over-indulge.

Medieval church leaders (e.g., Thomas Aquinas) took a more expansive view of gluttony, arguing that it could also include an obsessive anticipation of meals, and the constant eating of delicacies and excessively costly foods. Aquinas went so far as to prepare a list of six ways to commit gluttony, including:

* Praepropere - eating too soon.
* Laute - eating too expensively (washedly).
* Nimis - eating too much.
* Ardenter - eating too eagerly (burningly).
* Studiose - eating too daintily (keenly).
* Forente - eating wildly (boringly).


Model references: *fetishfaerie-stock

Credits:
Background orb: sxc.hu [link]

Brushes Used:
Glow: *hawksmont

My 7 Deadly Sins Wallpaper Series:
Envy: [link]
Lust: [link]
Gluttony: [link]
Greed: [link]
Sloth: [link]
Wrath: [link]
Pride: [link]
Vanity(Pride variant): [link]
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