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Day: October 22, 2021

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October 22, 2021

Thanks to A. Calhoun, a 2021 Fellow in Ideas, for today’s blog post.

[I]f in these times of fear,
This melancholy waste of hopes overthrown,
If, ‘mid indifference and apathy,
And wicked exultation when good men
On every side fall off, we know not how,
To selfishness, disguised in gentle names
Of peace and quiet and domestic love,
Yet mingled not unwillingly with sneers
On visionary minds;

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