Daily Archives: November 29, 2017

Adoration of the One? II…

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“Another curiosity, found in the Chain of Being, held that each class possessed a ‘primate’.”

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“The eagle among birds, the lion among beasts, the king or emperor among men.”

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“Other primacies were the sun among the stars, the stars in the firmament, and the head among the body’s members.”

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“Opinion often wavered. Was the whale or dolphin, both mammals, primary among the fishes?”

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