J Corbally wrote:
> >Jim Fehlinger wrote:
> > >
> > > This account was in the 1995 book _All-American Boy: A Memoir_ by... Scott Peck
> Ah, you scared me for a second there:)... It would be a very weird duality if
> [Scott Peck and M. Scott Peck had] been one and the same!
Yes, it certainly would.
This illustration also reminded me of the line in Oscar Wilde's
_The Importance of Being Earnest_, where Lady Bracknell says
to Mr. Worthing:
"I do not approve of anything that tampers with natural ignorance.
Ignorance is like a delicate exotic fruit; touch it and the bloom
is gone. The whole theory of modern education is radically unsound.
Fortunately in England, at any rate, education produces no effect
(full text at http://www.hoboes.com/html/FireBlade/Wilde/earnest/ ).
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