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A Biblical Scholar on ‘Alcoholic Excess’

Posted by NT Wrong on June 5, 2008

alcoholic excess, a vice and device common among gods and men but rarely used by camels or other animals except when aided and abetted, induced and seduced, by man for morbid amusement.”
– Marvin Pope

One Response to “A Biblical Scholar on ‘Alcoholic Excess’”

  1. agathos said

    “rarely used by camels or other animals except when aided and abetted.”

    Ummmm… camels can use alcohol if unaided? Even rarely? Does M to the P explain this?

    Conversation:

    man 1: Hey look that Camel is drinking wine all on its own. Man you don’t see that everyday.

    man 2: Yeah, that’s rare

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