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Esther-Hadasah
Hi, Do ya know "fly line"? Thank you Here is a little story in the 1920s a surgeon discovered on first using a fine new hospital building that operating theater lacked screens.The architect explained that being on the third floor,it was above the fly line.The surgeon retorted that no one had explained this to flies. I dont understand the phase " fly line" and the last sentence.
2012년 11월 7일 오전 3:31
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I think he's suggesting that flies (type of flying insects) can't fly that high, so screens in windows aren't necessary. This is incorrect though, as flies can fly up until the temperature drops below a certain range. A few stories wouldn't be enough.
2012년 11월 7일
Esther-Hadasah
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