[ilds] The wisdom of Douglas

Lou Minakakis minakakisl at gmail.com
Thu Jan 1 15:26:24 PST 2009


Here's an online copy of *Old Calabria*:
http://www.authorama.com/book/old-calabria.html


 On Thu, Jan 1, 2009 at 12:05 AM, Denise Tart & David Green <
dtart at bigpond.net.au> wrote:
> ...but an Oriental crowd of worshippers does not move me like these
European
> masses of fanaticism: I can never bring myself to regard without a certain
> amount of disquietude such passionate pilgrims. Give them their their new
> messiah, and all our painfully accumulated art and knowledge, all that
> reconciles civilized man to earthy existence, is blown to the winds.
Society
> can deal with its criminals. Not they, but fond enthusiasts such as these,
> are the menace to its stability.
>
> Amen.
>
> From Old Calabria
>
> David
>
> Denise Tart & David Green
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