“We make men without chests and we expect of them virtue and enterprise. We laugh at honor and we are shocked to find traitors in our midst. We castrate and bid the geldings be fruitful."- C.S. Lewis in The Abolition of Man
Friday, February 02, 2007
What a weird couple of days
I was reading Lileks yesterday, and he used the word "apotheosis" in a sentence. So I said to myself, out loud, "I've never used the word 'apotheosis' in a sentence." I've been wandering around in an ironic funk ever since.