Wednesday, July 26, 2006

Frankie in the Nip


It was easy to recognize in him the anti-social animus of a born evangelist, but there was also something else—a kind of voluptuous delight in the shabby and preposterous, a perverted aestheticism like that of a latter-day movie or radio fan, a wild will to roll in and snuffle balderdash as a cat rolls in and snuffles catnip. Posted by Picasa

Saturday, July 22, 2006

The rantings of a madman: Georges Louis Leclerc de Buffon - (1707 - 1788) The French naturalist praised dogs, but claimed that cats possessed "an innate malice and perverse disposition which increases as they grow up." He added that they "easily assume the habits of society, but never acquire its manners."

Thursday, July 13, 2006

My name is Addison DeWitt. My native habitat is the theater. In it I toil not, neither do I spin. I am a critic and commentator. I am essential to the theatre - as ants to a picnic, as the boll weevil to a cotton field.

Saturday, July 08, 2006

“By associating with the cat one only risks becoming richer.”
-Sidonie Gabrielle

A little drowsing cat is an image of a perfect beatitude”
-Jules Champfleury