Redefining misanthropy for a fresh generation. Standard posts begin with a definition from Ambrose Bierce's The Devil's Dictionary followed by a modern adjustment. Miscellany on Wednesday and storytelling on Saturday.
Friday, March 24, 2006
Abandon, v.t. To correct an erring friend or admonish a needy one. Of women the word abandoned is used in the sense of indiscreet.
2006 Update: To find the safety, prosperity or victory that another seeks.