[LMB] Loyal to what?

Michael R N Dolbear little.egret at mrdolbear.freeserve.co.uk
Fri Sep 19 22:48:51 BST 2008

> From: Harimad <harimad2001 at yahoo.com>
> Date: 19 September 2008 16:15

> In much of the world for much of history, alcohol consumption was
necessary.  The only way most could drinkable water was to heavily water
down alcohol.

That works for the beer drinking areas but the Greeks watered their wine
and I am pretty sure that two parts of wine to 5 parts of water doesn't
render the water safe.

And of course it doesn't cover the Islamic world either.

Little Egret

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