mjj (flemmings) wrote,

Someone was remarking in her lj
Times change, but if it is possible for a country to reincarnate through millennia with the same soul, China is it
which is true, but I'm not sure it isn't true of everyone. As I dimly recall the French cleric from the early Middle Ages before there actually was a France who argued passionately that though angels are bodiless still they must eat because no-one can live in the perfect bliss of the Divine Light without eating. "And if they cannot eat the gross food of this earth I am convinced they eat each other, purely for the pleasure of it" which in this day and age is distinct don't-go-there territory.
Tags: humour

  • Happy new year, says Eeyore

    2013 was generally better than 2012 which was infinitely better than 2011 which was arguably better than 2010. 2013 still wasn't outstandingly good…

  • Time travel

    Christmas season is bad enough for scrambling the time sense. But having two days off smack in the middle of the week, which we haven't done in…

  • (sings) You warm up my life...

    I'm not a fan of the strollers they make for little babies. They're basically frames for holding hard-edged baby car seats: they're heavy and…

  • Post a new comment


    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded