“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
Tuesday, December 02, 2008
The trees are bare, many birds have gone south, the streets are icy, there is a thick blanket of snow that I had to help rearrange. But it hadn't yet struck me that the Wisconsin winter was upon us until today. In a weather report on the radio, the weatherman said that which brought winter to bear in its full reality. He said that it was 17 degrees- above.