Category Archives: confusion

Hearsay: A Public Service Announcement

Hearsay In every town, in every street, In nearly every house, you meet A little imp, who wriggles in With half a sneer and half a grin, And climbs upon your rocking chair, Or creeps upon you anywhere; And when … Continue reading

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A Generation of Narcissists and Voyeurs

For some, photo-sharing sites have become public shrines to personal vanity. Particularly among teenage girls. Like Narcissus of old, they are absorbed in reflections of their own beauty. Boys, on the other hand, are entranced by an endless stream of … Continue reading

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The Value of a Whisper

              Can the whisper still tame the lion? If everything is loud, nothing is.   Young children flinch at loud noises, but in modern society they soon learn to endure and then to enjoy … Continue reading

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