Friday, 6 October 2000

From "Liber de naturis rerum"

By Thomas de Cantimpré.

Nos aper auditu; linx visu, symia gustu
Vultur odoratu precellit aranea tactu

(In hearing by the boar; in sight by the lynx; in taste by the ape;
In smell by the vulture; and in touch by the spider, we are outdone)

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