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Lisa Bauer's Avatar Jump to comment 8 by Lisa Bauer

#2 Szymanowski

I'll bet Richard became a zoologist and wrote this essay solely for the opportunity to use the word "palimpsest" in a sentence.

Silly, if that were his true goal in life, he could have just become an antiquarian or an ancient historian. Then he could write lengthy treatises on, say, the Archimedes palimpsest. :-P

I love turtles (and tortoises) too, and it's always a pleasure to learn more about them (and other animals) from somebody whose passion for the subject shines through every sentence.

Tue, 18 Nov 2008 18:51:00 UTC | #272734