that is not what you did say.
Which is why I reminded Us of the Problems associated with speaking in absolutes...especially those in the negative
they could NOT drink the water
they did NOT use Ramps
some take it further
they could NOT have built them.
Of course the well water is better/cooler, assuming the well is not compromised as can easily occur.
However stagnant well water, like old army canned water. has to be agitated or it tastes bad.
and actually the drinking water debate was an aside but, surely you do not suggest that they would have used the more valued drinking water for floating blocks up and downhill?
the quarries were below the level of the Pyramid. More and more so as work progressed, obviously.
The water that Sam and yourself are seeing is a mirage of thpught