Chris' Original Blogbeque

A fresh, vinegar-based examination of life

Fortune & Hope: The Twin Deceivers

Posted by Chris on October 10, 2006

Ralph Waldo Emerson, a journal entry in February 1855:

Fortune & Hope! I’ve made my port,
Farewell ye twin deceivers;
Ah! many a time I’ve been your sport;
Go, cozen new believers.

…here’s to no longer being deceived!

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