An excerpt from
THE EARTH NOT A PLANET.
PROVED FROM SCRIPTURE, REASON, AND FACT.
DAVID WARDLAW SCOTT,
But you teach us that the Earth goes upside down and downside up, so that the people in Australia, being on the other side of the so-called Globe, have their feet exactly opposite to ours, for which reason they are named Antipodes.
We are not like flies which, by the peculiar conformation of their feet, can crawl on a ball, but we are human beings, who require a plane surface on which to walk;
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