"That truth should be silent I had almost forgot"--Enobarbus in ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA, back in Rome after having been too long in Egypt.---------
Melville's PIERRE, Book 4, chapter 5: "Something ever comes of all persistent inquiry; we are not so continually curious for nothing."
Thursday, December 20, 2012
Earthquake in the Magic Kingdom
10 minutes ago, an earthquake.
You have not known earthquakes until you experience one in an SF highrise or, as I did in 2005, on the dunes.
On the dunes you lurch queasily and remember what being drunk must have been like. No alcohol, must be an earthquake.