Tuesday, September 3, 2013

removed from the human? atavistic regression to the evolutionarily primitive? overtly distanced from the human?

2 comments:

Malagodi said...

Well, to paraphrase the good Dr. Jeckyl before his transformation into the negroid sociopath, freed, finally, of his Victorian constraints, "If we die, it will be in the cause of science. Love you forever."

Alfredo Triff said...

good point malagodi. true, stevenson's is the quintessential victorian parable of the tragedy of doubleness out of scientific sensibility.