June 1, 2018
During the Warring States era in China, a man brought what he claimed to be an elixir of immortality to offer up to the king of the So country.
The gate keeper official asked the man, “Can it be eaten?”
The man replied, “Yes, of course!”
So, the official grabbed the potion and swallowed it.
The king got upset and ordered the official be put to death by beheading.
The official exclaimed, “Great King, I asked him whether or not it can be eaten. He replied in the affirmative. I therefore ate it because he said so...... READ MORE