Dagger in hand

A man of prodigious fortune, coming to add his opinion to some light discussion that was going on casually at his table, began precisely thus: "It can only be a liar or an ignoramus who will say otherwise than," and so on. Pursue that philosophical point, dagger in hand.

--Michel de Montaigne, Of the art of discussion.

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Wednesday, September 11, 2002
This morning Paola and I went driving along the Malibu coast together in a convertible, though neither of us really had time to. Sometimes you just have to take time for things.

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