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.
Wednesday, May 04, 2005
Patience, n. A minor form of despair, disguised as a virtue.
2005 Update: Hope's feeding tube.
Note: Look for the contest results around 4 PM, Californy time.
THe Devil's Dictionary is one of my favorites. Your words are great additions :)
Jenn, thanks for your kindness. Wait'll you see the contest entries.
Patience: The most important ingredient for dating, marriage, and children.
See also "tranquilizers" & "stun guns".
HAHAHAHA! Patience, n. With pepper-spray, the foundation of love.
Good one, Manjusha
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