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NPR News: ‘Paradise Lost’: How The Apple Became The Forbidden Fruit

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‘Paradise Lost’: How The Apple Became The Forbidden Fruit
Some 350 years ago, Milton’s epic chronicled the Fall of Man, wrought by the red fruit. Except that it might’ve been a fig or peach or pear. An ancient Roman made a pun – and the apple myth was born.

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