Updated: Sunday, November 5th, 2000
Still possessing a vestigial knowledge of ancient myths?
Then, apply your cunning to our cryptic descriptions in the boxes below:
One letter given and each X representing one other letter.
Having reached the right conclusions you'll read an ancient name
in the column marked with red.
|1.||X||X||X||X||X||X||X||U||X|| In these play-grounds young athletes listened to
ingenious dialogues about Malayan basic food
|2.||X||X||X||X||A||X||X||X||X|| Though taught by a celebrity, this Greek man
remained a complete ignoramus of Roman law
|3.||X||X||X||X||X||I||X||X||X||A fair mare by name; to her wise husband a real bully|
|4.||X||X||X||X||O|| He witnessed his master's last moments, and
afterwards got ideas of his own
|5.||X||X||X||T||X|| In an era long gone singers of love songs looked up
to her for inspiration
|6.||X||X||X||X||U||X|| Howling like wolves, the pathetic peers used to
walk around within this holy precinct of Apollo
|7.||X||X||X||X||X||X||X||H||X||X||X||X|| His best show he staged at a drinking-party: Explaining
Love as the pull between both halves of a split soul.
|8.||X||X||X||X||X||O||X||X||X|| By confusion the Egyptian sun-god entered the
lavatories of a Greek philosopher
Did you find the solution? The full name in the marked column?
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