Were you home schooled?
Kind of reads like it.
Might be something for you to read.
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The read may be of interest to you..
sounds like a dirge. when I read about 'the family' I give it a wide berth.
' With the acute insight that distinguishes all great writers, Westover' this is what in legal terms is called 'puffery'. I know. I used to be a publisher. Went to a seminar on the legal angle of publishing and copyright and honesty and claiming to be something that cannot be proven is if not false advertising 'puffery'. the idiom is apt.
the Sphinx is certainly around 10,500 yrs old minimum. I've got some authors who see the weathering on this sculpture to indicate water damage not wind blown sand which came later. The Egyptians told Thales and later Plato they were form Atlantis. According to Plato who had some strange ideas not really ever criticized by academics. Interesting is that the ancients didn't really care about Atlantis. this was invented later by a romantic version of a mythology that never existed. As for the deities from the cosmos without and the brains of those who perceived them within well maybe nootropics had something to do with that.