Today’s Pearl didn’t materialize, despite some rather intricate contortions attempted in pursuit. Oh, well, as they say downtown. Here’s a re-blog from a bit over a year ago, with a pretty decent Pearl that not many Gentle Readers managed to get to. There’s some ranting, a good poem, and a bunch of cool pearls, so, it will do for the nonce. I’ll try to get one done fresh for tomorrow; if not, well, the day after. I’m having too much fun to care very much, so, I’ll leave you with the hope you’re having a good time as well, in spite of the general state of affairs out there…. Be cool, ffolkes, it’s strange…. I’ll see y’all tomorrow.
~~ Galileo Galilei ~~
Beauty at Night
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“The opposite of Galileo’s defense is also true;
surely it is harmful to souls to make it mandatory to believe what is unprovable.
History is a long litany of absolute proof of such harm.”
~~ gigoid, the dubious ~~
Good morning…. Well, I have the proof now. After all this time, what we’ve always known to be true has now been thoroughly, scientifically tested, and found to be true, to wit: Shit happens, and there’s nothing to be done about it.
Good to know, don’t you think? I do; it’ll save us all a lot of time worrying. Myself, I plan to use a good part of today, just contemplating the simple fact of my own innocence…. I mean…
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