Gyges's ring | Article about Gyges's ring by The Free Dictionary
confers this power. [Gk. Folklore: Brewer, Dictionary, 497]
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Plato's story of Gyges's ring
, which Tolkien echoed in his Hobbit tales, is a vivid illustration of the moral collapse that befalls us when we have the capacity to become invisible.
* Plato, Gyges's Ring
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