Monday, January 29, 2007

Why do the Legs of Man turn clockwise?

This if the Flag of the self-governing kingdom of the Isle of Man. The Emblem of the three conjoined legs has been a symbol of the Isle of Man's independence and unique identity since the 13th century.

So why do the Three Legs of Man turn clockwise? Here's a clue:

What country lies to the east of the Isle of Man? And which direction do the legs face? That's right. The Isle of Man will never kneel to England !