I have been trying very hard to de-mystify our Turkish Solomon, but he is still resisting! He doesn't seem to understand that a classical Messiah based on the related Hebrew types of Benjamin, David and Joshua is a sociopathic killer, and one that according to tradition is to be dearly loved for this! Perhaps the human race is an out-of-control pest on the earth and needs to be extirminated or at least decimated. But I'm not praying for and eagerly expecting a Messiah to do this lovely work.
I guess I have continued (at least a little longer) to tolerate "Solomon" because his particular fixation on David and also on Solomon/Shiloh serves as a real-life example.
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