Comment: Now you are talking Common Sense

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Now you are talking Common Sense

john2k has thought it thru a bit more and expanded upon the theme of your post.

"In the end, more than they wanted freedom, they wanted security. They wanted a comfortable life, and they lost it all -- security, comfort, and freedom. When ... the freedom they wished for was freedom from responsibility, then Athens ceased to be free."