Why does the mummy’s curse refuse to die? – Jo Marchant – Aeon

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It came from an Egyptian tomb… Well no, actually, it didn’t. But once a myth lurches into life, there’s no stopping it

Samuel Maina‘s insight:

This reminds me of what was the epitaph of William Shakespeare…a curse against moving his bones which was carefully avoided during the restoration of the church in 2008.

See on www.aeonmagazine.com

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