_____________ 1 there. same, XIV, 9. Nako if such a flow [of sperm] continues, the body does not just completely lose his semen, but it turns out "that of all the parts of a living being stolen their life dyhanie'1. 3. Hence, according to Galen, it follows that between sexual intercourse and such phenomena as epilepsy or convulsions there is a whole system of relationships - relationships of kinship, analogy, and causality. According to its mechanism of sexual intercourse belongs to the large family of convulsions, the theory of which was developed in the treatise On the affected mestah2. It Galen considers convulsion as a process, the nature of which is similar to any other arbitrary nature of the movement; the difference lies in the fact that the reduction caused by the action of nerve on the muscle has its origin not will, but certain state of dryness, pulling nerves, like the rope, left in the sun, or obesity, which is fanning the nerves, leading to their reduction and excessive tension muscles. This latter type of mechanism actually brings spasm as such with sexual intercourse.
Against the Sophists
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