From: bivalve (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Thu Feb 20 2003 - 11:21:02 EST
> Was this before or after Joseph of Arimathea brought the Grail to Glastonbury?
>Anyway, my money is on Prester John, with the Seven Sleepers of Ephesus to place.
> Want to buy a bridge?
Is Eutychus one of the seven sleepers?
This sort of thing does highlight the contrast between the sparing, purposeful use of miracles typical of Biblical accounts versus the profusion of bizzare events of legend.
Dr. David Campbell
University of Alabama
Biodiversity & Systematics
Dept. Biological Sciences
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0345 USA
That is Uncle Joe, taken in the masonic regalia of a Grand Exalted Periwinkle of the Mystic Order of Whelks-P.G. Wodehouse, Romance at Droitgate Spa
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