How lonely he who thinks to vexWith badinage the Solemn Sex!Of levity, Mere Man, beware;None but the Grave deserve the Unfair.Percy P. Orminder
2009 Update: To make a martyr or to make a satyr.
Half-man-half-beasts took up their seatsIn the parliament of ancient Crete'sUnder good King Minos' aegis.The floor lay still, and what a thrill,The King would sing in elden trill"No law will e'er besiege us!"So long as human source and rump of horseOr goat-legs, with bull's heads, of courseAre joined two-in-one-creature-The caucus lasts, and pretty fastThe opposition's votes are castConsensus "neighs"- a democratic feature!"-Herodotus