Will Philosophize For Tea

This is the story of how my mind moves.

“What is the state of things, then? It is this: I do not regard a man poor, if the little which remains is enough for him. I advise you, however, to keep what is really yours; and you cannot begin too early. For, as our ancestors believed, it is too late to spare when you reach the dregs of the cask. Of that which remains at the bottom, the amount is slight and the quality is vile.”

– Seneca, Letter 1.

The seven Roman Kings
In their seven Roman hills
Cannot for life and limb
Command me out of accedie

Our darkness unfolds even as we write our hagiographies.