“There are people who read too much: the bibliobibuli. I know some who are constantly drunk on books, as other men are drunk on whiskey or religion. 23 more words
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A funny quote by H. L. Mencken on the definition of a cynic is the topic of this blog post.
“A cynic is a man who, when he smells flowers, looks around for a coffin.” H. 141 more words
You can’t go wrong with either Jessica Mitford or H.L. Mencken so this was a very lucky draw for me. Actually, I stacked the deck a bit for this my second round with the Deal Me In Short Story Challenge, lots of Mitford and lots of Mencken in my current deck. 619 more words