a fool in the forest

Epigraphs

  • A fool, a fool! I met a fool i' the
        forest,
    A motley fool; a miserable world!
    As I do live by food, I met a fool
    Who laid him down and bask'd him
        in the sun,
    And rail'd on Lady Fortune in good
        terms,
    In good set terms and yet a motley
        fool.

    As You Like It,
    Act II, Scene 7

    L'homme y passe à travers des
        forêts de symboles
    Qui l'observent avec des regards
        familiers.

    Les Fleurs du Mal,
    “Correspondances”

    [T]here is almost no subject-matter, and what little one can disentangle is foolish....
    One would call the style verbose, except that by definition verbosity is the use of words in excess of the occasion, and there seems to be no occasion.

    Yvor Winters,
    Forms of Discovery, Ch. 7


    Best Personal Blog
    by a Legally-Oriented
    Male Blogger

    Blawg Review Awards 2005

Twitter Updates

    follow me on Twitter

    Become a Fan

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button
    Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Unported
    Blog powered by Typepad
    Member since 08/2003

    « Hail to the Victors! (Here's Hoping at You, Kid) | Main | "What Did You Expect From an Opera? A Happy Ending?" »

    November 05, 2008

    TrackBack

    TrackBack URL for this entry:
    http://www.typepad.com/services/trackback/6a00d8345239a669e2010535d57196970b

    Listed below are links to weblogs that reference On Proposition 8
    (with surprise guests Benjamin, Peter and Franz)
    :

    Comments

    Tim

    Yeah, the video I posted went away. I'm having some technical difficulties on the blog right now (soon to be fixed I hope), but I can't post videos at the moment.

    The comments to this entry are closed.