Comment: I do not understand why this comment was voted down

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I do not understand why this comment was voted down

Please explain to me your reasons if you did.
I am at a total loss on this one.

"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."