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Forbidden Fruit Hypothesis

Adam was but human—this explains it all. He did not want the apple for the apple's sake, he wanted it only because it was forbidden.
Mark Twain, Pudd'nhead Wilson, Ch. 2

The term forbidden fruit comes from the biblical ...

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