UTOPIA
~ UTOPIA  perhaps linked to UTERUS
          id+ NO PLACE an not      sug> ECTOPIC
  EUTOPIA as if                    sug> EUGENIC
  EU = GOOD and TOPOS = PLACE      sug> ECSTASY
  perhaps there is a RIDDLE here by Thomas MORE
  perhaps HUMAN EUTOPIA requires a UTERUS in contrast to
  UTOPIA which is NO PLACE and may suggest that
  IDEAS or THINGS are UTOPIC unless
  GESTATED OR REPLICATED IN UTERO
  hx> lit+ Thomas MORE [#] probably INVENTED THIS WORD
           by FUSING THE GREEK PREFIXES
  EU and OU found in the title of his book of 1515
  UTOPIA whose TOPIC concerns   see> MATRIMONY
  "THE BEAUTIFUL PLACE THAT IS NO PLACE "
  note that 9 YEARS LATER HIS FRIEND
  Desiderius ERASMUS [#] PUBLISHED AT THE URGING OF MORE
  "Praise of Folly" dealing with a similar theme
  ERASMUS REMAINED CATHOLIC IN PROTESTANT NETHERLANDS
  MORE DID THE SAME IN ENGLAND AND LOST HIS HEAD
  note MODERN UTOPIAS as defined by MARX [#]   <sug
       HITLER  STALIN and other DREAMERS
  such dreamers often do not relate well to
  see> WOMAN WOMB       

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