Loneliness of Learning

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I'm at a seaside resort somewhere in the Aegean. I've just visited the Temple of Apollo today. Built 2,700 years ago, the temple was surrounded by stone blocks full of inscriptions in classical Greek, which of course I cannot read. I kicked myself why I haven't