News from here-and-there,
for those whose heads are bare,
and those who’re wearing a cap.
First the weather: it was a warm day in hell; things went about as expected; still everyone acted surprised….many even complained.
MAN’S STRANGE SEARCH FOR REALITY, AND HIS EVEN STRANGER DISINCLINATION TO LOOK DIRECTLY IN ITS DIRECTION WHEN HE
GETS CLOSE TO WHERE IT IS:
To a man interested in the idea of another state of mind, nothing is more real than his present, unsatisfying one, or the near palpable potential of a better one. To such people, nothing is more real than this whole affair; nothing is as pleasurable; nothing is as interesting.
Men with this hunger cannot be made to give it up – they in fact can hardly do so themselves even in exchange for finally meeting the hunger. ”Bottomless pit” does not begin to describe the ravenous appetite and capacity of the mind, and he with no familiarity with infinity, is he confused, and forever hungry.
On one world, success is measured by a bullet to the head.