“There are two novels that can change a bookish fourteen-year old’s life: The Lord of the Rings and Atlas Shrugged. One is a childish fantasy that often engenders a lifelong obsession with its unbelievable heroes, leading to an emotionally stunted, socially crippled adulthood, unable to deal with the real world. The other, of course, involves orcs.” ~ John Rogers
The druid brought the building to existence using only his mind.
The he burnt it down the same way and put moss all over it because it displeased him so.
His name is Dauphin D'anjou from the eighth dimension of space-time-light-speed-sandwich-dark and his intention is to rule the hearts and minds of all the cosmos in order to rig himself the grand prize of a two hour shopping spree in a small supermarket chain this coming Saturday.
First item on his list: a brand new wok usually valued at $93 US, for his ultimate weakness is his love of stirfry.
Why do we always come here?
I guess we'll never know.
It's like a kind of torture,
To have to watch this show.
It makes me feel a slight sense of loss, perhaps along with a sense of curiosity about the past, to determine what happened to this civilization and why, whether it could happen again, and what can be done.