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Harte Wrote:
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> Yourconscience Wrote:
> Plato's Allegory does not
> > state Atlantis "sank" into the sea, his account
> > goes thusly, "and the great island of Atlantis
> > also disappeared "in" the sea". On this subject
> I
> > would imply that Atlantis was "swept" into the
> > sea. And if this is Atlantis is yet to be
> proven.
> > At least, it is a real possibility with real
> event
> > and topography to support it. Many of Grimm's
> > fairytales have been proven to come from actual
> > events, just admonished......a little bit.
>
> Not supported by geology. Only supported by
> fringers with no knowledge of the geology of the
> region.
>
> Regarding Plato and your quote:
> "and in a single day and night of misfortune all
> your warlike men in a body sank into the
> earth, and the island of Atlantis in like manner
> disappeared in the depths of the
> sea
. For which reason the sea in those parts
> is impassable and impenetrable, because there is a
> shoal of mud in the way; and this was caused by
> the subsidence of the island."
>
> Appears you're not above a little cribbing to
> force-fit your own personal hypothesis.
>
> Harte

"in like manner disappeared in the depths of the sea", (misquoted and verbage added)


"fringers with no knowledge of the geology of the
> region." (asinine remark)

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