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The Test: Pass or Fail

[Ed’s note:┬áI wrote this two years ago. At the time I had no idea that this picture would become part of a compilation called “brilliant answers by smart kids” that would wind up on viralnova, buzzfeed, etc. Now I see the picture everywhere and, occasionally, it links back to here. Thanks to those links, two…

destined to fail

Destined To Fail

Each time Jehudi finished reading three or four columns, the king took a knife and cut off that section of the scroll. He then threw it into the fire, section by section, until the whole scroll was burned up.┬áNeither the king nor his attendants showed any signs of fear or repentance at what they heard.…