Whale catches runaway train.
The Surgeon Evgueni Vasilievich Pavlov in the Operating Theater, by Ilya Repin, 1888. Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow.
Volume II, Number 4 | fall 2009
When the physician said to him, “You have lived to be an old man,” he said, “That is because I never employed you as my physician.”—Pausanias, c. 450 BC
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