Laurent comes to visit his father not far from Bethune. But his father, who lives a hermit’s life deep in the woods, has only one thing on his mind: to do away with his six children in order to relieve them of the miseries of life.
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The argument for retroactive abortion. Four adult children visit their father, who intends to relieve them all of the burden of life. Characters from Aristophanes' "Peace" provide the rebuttal. As I listened to the old man's homicidal philosophy, I couldn't help but wonder if perhaps mass murderers are also thinking the same philosophical thoughts.
On a journey to W Africa, Leo Frobenius came across two models of the universe, that of a Trarza Moor and a Senegalese Mandé (as told by local Diarra bards) which fact enabled him to draft a dichotomy whose antagonistic parts he found in both Sahel and Europe: world felt as oppressive grotto vs. the feeling of vastness & open horizons despite the lack of clear evidence that sky and earth don't intersect. Cultural and