Thanks for that, I had forgotten
Sure. This is consistent with the set of stances I can remember taking here.
Then again, I’m starting to have some serious doubts. What were the literacy levels like during the setting(s) you had in mind? Not that I expect you to “go fetch” the information - it’s just a thought
I have no interest in debating “the right interpretation” with you either. I don’t claim to have it, I don’t claim that I would recognize it if it slapped me in the face. It might not even exist. Is the sincere search for it so bad? If so, then why?