During the Bubonic Plague, doctors wore these bird-like masks to avoid becoming sick. They would fill the beaks with spices and rose petals, so they wouldn’t have to smell the rotting bodies.
A theory during the Bubonic Plague was that the plague was caused by evil spirits. To scare the spirits away, the masks were intentionally designed to be creepy.
I just made the weirdest sound did that just come out of my mouth
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did we all just collectively forget that elijah wood was in spy kids 3
NO I OFTEN THINK ABOUT THIS