pandemo (pandemo) wrote,

On the Nature of Danger -- Martin Boyd

We grew up with the feeling that the adult world was entirely reasonable and secure. The only dangers of life were the natural menaces-snakes and sharks, centipedes, bull-dog ants and scorpions-things that the escapist can never quite escape. There could be no danger from the folly of human authority nor from mad economics.
    -- Martin Boyd

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