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Moment of revelation

Posted by TheFallen on December 11, 2002

In Reply to: Moment of revelation posted by Mark Bennett on December 11, 2002

: Saul, en route to Damasacus, gets waylaid by an angel and converted to Christianity (he becomes Paul). In English, when someone has a similar revelation or moment of blinding truth, we say s/he has had a ???(something related to the Saul story).

: Thanks

We say that the scales have fallen from his/her eyes.