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HUMOUR TRAVEL

Lightly disguised insults

At Miletus, the people aren’t stupid.  But they always seem to do the things that stupid people would do.

(Nicomachean Ethics – Aristotle quoting)

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GODS TRAVEL

Losing track of our sites

At a place called Elis, there was a building in the marketplace.  It looked like a temple, had no walls and its roof was supported by columns of oak.  I asked the local people about this and they all agree it is a memorial, but nobody remembers what it is commemorating!

Guide to Greece – Pausanias