Originally Posted by Cavalry Doc
Most Americans have an odd view of what a long time is. 200 years seems like an eternity here, and antiques are 20 years old. I've been in pharmacies that have been in business in the same building since the 1400's. Antiques are generally 100 or more years old.
600 years ago really isn't that long ago for a European.
I've drunk beer in pubs that old, I'm pretty sure the patrons there would also consider 600 years a long time. What's your point?
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Last edited by Geko45; 02-16-2013 at 20:13..