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Tuesday, July 05, 2005


A French syllogism: "The climate across the Channel -- it's been scientifically proven -- is conducive to melancholy. Melancholy gives rise to the most beautiful poems. English poetry is among the most beautiful there is." (If only the French were as nice about English melancholic cooking as they are about its poetry.)