“Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a very persistent one.”
Well, ’tis no matter. Honour pricks me on.
Yea, but how if honor prick me off when I come on? How then?
Can honor set to a leg? no. Or an arm? no.
Or take away the grief of a wound?
No. Honor hath no skill in surgery, then? No.
What is honor? A word.
"Let sleeping dogs lie -- who wants to rouse them?" - AP Forum version. My old companion Charles Dickens wrote that line in David Copperfield (1850). Most folk are aware of the first part and what it means; but the rest of the sentence poses a bloody good question. A...read more
When you’re in hole- Stop digging. - AP Forum version. We’ve all done it – you’ve said something daft or dopey or even mildly offensive; then you try to talk your way out of the gaff. Too late; you’re too deep in a sandy hole; the sides are caving in, time to stop...read more
O, that way madness lies; let me shun that; - AP Forum version. Ref:https://australiafirstparty.net/essendon...ding-area/ Dear old King Lear was in a pickle; no doubt. No happily ever after for him. Awash in a sea of deceit, treachery and error, burgeoning madness was...read more
Ref: https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-6200069/Investigation-reveals-pilot-fault-fatal-flight-killed-four-tourists-Melbourne.html “When the hurlyburly's done, When the battle's lost and won.” - AP Forum version....read more
Ref: http://www.auntypru.com/forum/thread-30-...ml#pid9629 or https://youtu.be/ilYVNRO0reQ Setting the odds and playing ‘em. - AP Forum version. A ramble – no excuses. There is a difference: this was taught to me at a very tender age by a wonderful old gentleman;...read more