Sunday, June 10, 2018

He didn't feel so great

Nurse, leeches, please
Alexander the Great died on this day (or on June 11, or perhaps on June 14) in 323 B.C.  He had said a short time before:

"I am dying, with the help of many doctors."

His epitaph:  “"A tomb now suffices him for whom the world was not enough."