The attachment of the reckless
To the moment has moral force.
An attachment to what is fitting
cannot be circumvented.
The Addict attaches himself, herself,
To the moment with perdurable cables
And spits in the eye of prudence. To note
The immanence of death and prepare
Accordingly is to embrace it.
Vanity of vanities. All is vanity.
Once something is proved true it
Immediately begins to seem obvious.
I tend to assume everyone knows everything
I know, at least, unless I’m lying,
In which case I need to theorize
More precisely about what they
Know and don’t know to avoid
Detection in the long term.
When a spy encounters another
Spy there must be a special bond of