History[ edit ] A depiction of a striptease  The origins of striptease as a performance art are disputed and various dates and occasions have been given from ancient Babylonia to 20th century America. The term "striptease" was first recorded in ,  though "stripping", in the sense of women removing clothing to sexually excite men, seems to go back to at least the late 19th century. At each of the seven gates, she removed an article of clothing or a piece of jewelry. As long as she remained in hell, the earth was barren. When she returned, fecundity abounded. Some believe this myth was embodied in the dance of the seven veils of Salome , who danced for King Herod , as mentioned in the New Testament in Matthew
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You can help by adding to it. Fictional character biography[ edit ] The Phoenix Force is an immortal and immutable manifestation of the universal force of life and passion. Born of the void between states of being, the Phoenix Force is a child of the universe. It is the nexus of all psionic energy which does, has, and ever will exist in all realities of the multiverse , the Guardian of Creation, and of the dangerously powerful M'Kraan Crystal.
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