Life for a farmer is governed by the sun. As it rises on another hot day in the Egyptian countryside, Shenti wakes up and throws off the rough linen sheet that was woven by his wife. He crawls out of bed to wash, shave and get dressed.
Experience a day in the life of Ancient Egypt through the voices of some very different people. From a pharaoh to a farmer, housewife to a nobleman, find out how they lived and what their lives were like. Ancient Egyptian society was highly structured and people spent their time in very different ways, depending on their job and their social standing.