Some religions that espouse reincarnation also believe that you could just as easily return as a plant, animal or even an insect.
On the home front, married working mothers, even those whose husbands espouse an egalitarian philosophy, still find themselves saddled with most of the housework and child care responsibilities.
There are so many books, wine shops, connoisseurs, wineries, sommeliers, etc. who all have their own opinion on wine and what they like to drink (and in many cases they like to espouse on what they DON'T like to drink, too.
The name and the cones are accounted for by a legend which represents that at this spot lived a sheikh who, finding his sister too beautiful to be married to anyone else, determined to espouse her himself.
His position was assured, at least temporarily, in 617, when he decided to espouse the cause of the Northumbrian prince Edwin, then a fugitive at his court, and defeated zEthelfrith of Northumbria on the banks of the Idle, a tributary of the Trent, in Mercian territory.