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.

Stab back: cmnewman99-at-yahoo.com


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Thursday, October 10, 2002
FINALLY! I just got the notice from amazon that my pre order is shipping. It's going to be very interesting to see what reception this book gets. And check it out--she's at 66.

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