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, July 24, 2009
You've heard, my dear, "the woman's lost
Who hesitates." Then stand
Not foolishly to count the cost,
But kiss me on demand.
2009 Update: Precipitate of sloth. The measure of estimation.