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.
Thursday, October 15, 2009
FEAR, n. A sense of the total depravity of the immediate future.
He either fears his fate too much, Or his deserts are small, Who dares not put it to the touch- Who'd rather pass than call. Earl of Montrose
2009 Update: Panic at the mundane or its variations.