[swith -in, swith-]
- Saint,died a.d. 862, English ecclesiastic: bishop of Winchester 852?–862.
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A group of officers close by were laughing; Swithin stared at them uneasily.
Swithin glanced at the Citadel and thought, 'Looks a strong place!
Swithin felt a confused desire to speak in some foreign tongue.
Swithin's eyes swelled a little with his desire to see what they were waiting for.
Swithin ceased to wonder; he ceased to wonder at anything they did.
- Saint. died 862 ad, English ecclesiastic: bishop of Winchester (?852–862). Feast day: July 15
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