Friends

Seriousness

Sheer Playfulness and Deadly Seriousness are my closest friends.   Philip Roth Philip Milton Roth (March 19, 1933 – May 22, 2018) was an American novelist and short-story writer.  Roth’s fiction, regularly set in his birthplace of Newark, New Jersey,… Read More ›

Secret

What is the motive to the secret ballot? This, and only this: Like other confederates in crime, those who use it are not friends, but enemies; and they are afraid to be known, and to have their individual doings known,… Read More ›

Friends

  You have some queer friends, Dorothy,’ she said.  The queerness doesn’t matter, so long as they’re friends,’ was the answer”   ― L. Frank Baum, The Road to Oz Lyman Frank Baum (May 15, 1856 – May 6, 1919), better… Read More ›

Body – Speech

From the TV Show, Buffy the Vampire Slayer.   A young girl, destined to slay vampires, demons and other infernal creatures, deals with her life fighting evil, with the help of her friends. Anya:  “But I don’t understand! I don’t understand… Read More ›