Never-Ending Book Quiz
The Last Best Hope, Ed McBain
Several people band together to steal one of thirteen small clay medicine bottles found in an abandoned cistern. One of them was marked with the letters ΣOK. This is the bottle they are after. Why this bottle?
Choose the correct answer:The bottle is likely to contain trace amounts of the fabled Fountain of Youth. The bottle is likely the very one Socrates drank from, the bottle that delivered the poison to his system. The bottle, legend has it, was used by the Apostle Paul, a kind of canteen as he walked around the Holy Land. Widespread belief says that a young Alexander the Great made this bottle in his 5th period Ancient Greek Art Class.
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