"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."
Monday, May 22, 2017
Scoff-laws from the Cloisters & Facts and Rumors
Fact: The Development called The Cloisters is built on what had been a swamp.
Common Rumor: The Development coast 34 million in bribes over a 30-year period.
Unofficial Count: The Development went 98.6 Republican last November.