Turkeys thrive well, grow to a fine size and have flesh of tender quality.
The yak of Thibet cannot long survive in the plains ofIndia, or even on the hills below a certain altitude; and that this is due to climate, and not to the increased density of the atmosphere, is shown by the fact that the same animal appears to thrive well in Europe, and even breeds there readily.
They thrive in the Wyoming streams and rivers and are superior game fish.
Cattle do not thrive, and even poultry are scarce.
Burgesses could buy and possess property in towns, which knights were forbidden to acquire; and though they could not intermarry with the feudal classes, it was easy and regular for a burgess to thrive to knighthood.