[LMB] Religion question

Margaret Dean margdean56 at gmail.com
Fri Jul 23 17:27:51 BST 2021


On Fri, Jul 23, 2021 at 6:51 AM Peter Hews via Lois-Bujold <
lois-bujold at lists.herald.co.uk> wrote:

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> On Friday, July 23rd, 2021 at 12:23, tidsel via Lois-Bujold <
> lois-bujold at lists.herald.co.uk> wrote:
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> > On Thursday, July 22nd, 2021 at 8:10 PM, WalterStuartBushell
> proto at panix.com wrote:
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> > > And Swift and Niven got the idea from the Classic Greeks. Tithonus who
> was granted
> > >
> > > immortality but not youth and keep getting older and older.
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> > How can you keep on getting older?
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> According to the versions of the Tithonius legend I'm familiar with, by
> becoming ever more shrunken and feeble.
>

In the version I'm familiar with, Tithonus eventually turned into a
grasshopper.


--Margaret Dean
  <margdean56 at gmail.com>


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