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I've often read that the ancient Greeks didn't have purses and carried coins in their mouths. There isn't a whole lot of proof of this though.

17th February 2015

Tagged in Greece Italy


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1 year ago #9414099        
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French robbers



4 months ago #9534117        
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I am so poor I don't have to hide money.

If a burglar breaks into my house looking for money I would join in and help search.

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10 months ago #9471790        
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I'm 101.9% sure the robber was Denmark.



10 months ago #9468903        
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Somebody probably jumped to that conclusion after finding buried Greek dead with coins in their mouths. But that wasn't for everyday use, that was to pay Charon on the way to the underworld.



1 year ago #9431498        
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No wonder they couldn't swallow their pride.
Bad joke I know.



1 year ago #9400721        
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The Ancient Greeks put coins into people's mouths when they died so they'd be able to pay for passage to the land of the dead. Never heard anything about people actually carrying coins in their mouth...



4 months ago #9534448        
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Just don't tell someone you are going perform a Greek robbery when you plan to kiss them. They are liable to get the wrong end of it.



6 months ago #9507783        
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99.9% possibility the robber is Denmark.
It's just that kind of stunt he'd pull off, lol:XD:



2 years ago #9354391        
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Gotta love Greece's surprised face!



2 months ago #9556763        
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See, this is why I either keep my wallet in my bra or under my hat. they never suspect...



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