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, June 05, 2009
DIAMOND, n. A worthless stone, too soft to be given to a beggar in place of bread and too small to knock him down with.
2009 Update: As romantic a rock as romance is sincere a whimsy.