- Khepri was the sacred scarab, whom the Egyptians believed was associated with the power of renewal, rebirth and resurrection.
- The scarabs appeared to have left the area, but there was no telling when they would return.
- The wife of King Albert, Queen Paola, commissioned Fabre, who used the jewel-like shells of scarabs culled from the Far East.
- But the scarab also holds deep personal significance for me.
- For the moment, the scarabs were lost from sight.