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Freedom, from a life in pieces

“O son, you know my life was such a mess, – brought others, and myself distress; you know things now are so much better, since, by God’s grace, I broke that fetter,

Martin Chuzzlewit

character and book by Charles Dickens, acted by Paul Scofield in BBC series


I do like bugs*, and snails and slugs, but slugs are slimey to hold in your hand, and bugs are tickley, and may defend themselves, by a nip or sting,

Power can corrupt (IP?)

and so many see, and are tempted to feel sure that they would do better …

The Great Delusion

“Everyone believes it! – it must be true!” “Scientists have proven it!” – No!, that they cannot do! some may feel that it fits quite well,