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On the Eating of Flesh (blast)

(BEING CONTINUED FROM  3/06/13) 1 1Reason urges us with fresh ideas and fresh zeal to attack again our yesterday’s discourse1 on the eating of flesh. It is indeed difficult, as Cato2 remarked, to talk to bellies which have no ears. … Continue reading

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On the Eating of Flesh (a)

1 1Can you really ask what reason Pythagoras1 had for abstaining from flesh? For my part I rather wonder both by what accident and in what state of soul or mind Bthe first man2 who did so, touched his mouth to gore and brought his … Continue reading

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