"And thus do we of wisdom and of reach
With windlasses and with assays of bias
By indirection find directions out." --Hamlet II.1 (63-65)
abundant as a litany
becalmed in Hell
age of MCO-XV.
this is the tug's din
so only as a calico
A language for the Na'vi. (via Silliman)
"...you can expect our other calamities to multiply rapidly, because we’ve proven to ourselves that we can’t avert calamities, even when the calamities are slow, pretty easy to avert, and obvious to anybody in touch with basic facts."
Die Reise nach Tunguska. (via Sterling)