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 10, 2006
Esteem, n. The degree of favorable regard that is due to one who has the power to serve us and has not yet refused. 2. Payment in full for a benefaction.