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Lesser chiefs must touch their foreheads upon the surface in front of the throne after saluting him, in recognition that their lives depend upon his will. Ordinary men simply prostrate themselves.

  • Source: Henderson, Richard N. The king in every man: evolutionary trends in Onitsha Ibo society and culture. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1972.
  • Culture: Igbo
  • Location: Africa