Frabjous Times


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"In 423, to get away from the crowds, he built a twelve-foot pillar and lived on top of it for about four years. The rest of his life was spent living on progressively higher pillars (stylites comes from the Greek word stylos, meaning pillar)." St. Simon Stylites the Elder
Originally published: 2003/05/23 06:04:17