In article <email@example.com>, WM <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On 7 Mai, 21:47, Virgil <vir...@ligriv.com> wrote: > > > > The union of lines > > > cannot contain more elements than one line contains. > > > > Why not? > > Because by construction all elements are in the last line already.
What last line?
The whole point of your partial diagram is that there is no last line, at least not outside Wolkenmuekenheim, because for every line there is a longer line following it. > > > > Unless there is some line that contains all other lines as subsets, > > it is inevitable that the union contain more than any one line. > > Obviously impossible in the list that I constructed.
That is only because you did not finish your construction. You never showed us your alleged last line. And until you do, we have absolutely no reason to suppose any such merely alleged but never produced last line exists. --