[Suicide of Aristotle]
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'The Gulf of Negropont, in Greece, ebbs and flows seven times a day. Aristotle not being able to give any rational account of this phenomenon, drowned himself therein, saying, "If I cannot understand thee, thou shalt take me"'.
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