[LMB] OT: Terry Pratchett
alzurite at gmail.com
Sun Sep 12 13:42:12 BST 2021
>, but then he really got into it and he is one of my absolute favorite
writers. His comments
> about societies and people are priceless, and he makes us laugh at
His insight was amazing. His understanding of humanity.
> I just finished 'The Truth' (about starting a newspaper - a new concept)
and my fav remark is "The young man
> is also an idealist. He has yet to find out that what's in the public
interest is not what the public is
> interested in.'
> I used to choke a bit on that one, and now - not least in pandemic times
- it is close to making me cry rather
> than laugh I admit. He has, as always, many striking remarks about his
As he seems tso have, effortlessly, about so many topics.
Elizabeth Holden <azurite at azurite.ca>
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